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Dr.Kathryn Panwala
(503) 674-1152
24950 Southeast Stark Street
Gresham, OR
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1998
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Lynne Elaine Dawson, MD
(503) 251-6305
10123 SE Market St
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: S W Washington Med Ctr, Vancouver, Wa

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Dr.Fabio Cappuccini
(503) 494-4500
10180 Southeast Sunnyside Road
Clackamas, OR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Bologna, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Bologna
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.2, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Janet Cecile Ruzich, DO
(503) 232-7000
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 362
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ, Chicago Il 60615
Graduation Year: 1994

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Edward W Soo, MD
(503) 239-7767
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 256
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med, Lubbock Tx 79430
Graduation Year: 1988

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Samir B DeSai
(503) 661-1112
24988 Se Stark St
Gresham, OR
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Kenneth Masahiro Nitta, MD
(503) 251-6305
10123 SE Market St
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Adventist Med Ctr -Portland, Portland, Or

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John Washburn Smith
(503) 239-7767
5050 Ne Hoyt St
Portland, OR
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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David Harold Regan, MD
(503) 239-7767
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 256
Portland, OR
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Providence Portland Med Ctr, Portland, Or; Providence St Vincent Med Ctr, Portland, Or
Group Practice: Hematology Clinic

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Lyn A Glen, MD
(503) 215-6315
4805 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments

Many growths occur on the eyelids, and these growths can be divided into those that are cancerous (about 15-20% of eyelid growths) and those that are non cancerous, or benign (80-85% of eyelid growths). Most of these growths come from the skin of the eyelid itself. It is important to recognize cancerous eyelid growths so they can be removed, just as skin cancers on other parts of the body should be removed, while benign eyelid growths are generally not harmful.

There are several types of cancer that occur on the eyelids. The most common variety (90-95% of eyelid cancers) is basal cell carcinoma, which arises from eyelid skin. Squamous cell carcinoma also grows from eyelid skin, while sebaceous cell carcinoma is a rare cancer of the eyelid oil glands. Melanoma is a cancer of the pigmented cells in the skin. In general, the risk that an eyelid lesion is cancerous increases with a history of heavy sun exposure, previous skin cancers, previous radiation, smoking, or a fair complexion.

Benign eyelid lesions, of which there are many types, can be cosmetically unsightly or irritating but pose less risk to the patients's health. Some of these are precancerous, however over time they can develop into cancer...

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