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Joseph Michael McNamara, MD
405 Church St
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Genova, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Genova, Italy
Graduation Year: 1982

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Dr.Kay Haedicke
(203) 453-9192
111 Goose Ln # 1300
Guilford, CT
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Yale -New Haven Hosp, New Haven, Ct
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Elisha D Waldman
(203) 453-2013
405 Church Street
Guilford, CT
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Robert Lawrence White, MD
(202) 877-3925
1591 Boston Post Rd
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Washington Hosp Ctr, Washington, Dc
Group Practice: Washington Radiation Encology

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Walter B Lundberg, MD
(203) 867-5420
120 Uncas Point Rd
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1970

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Joseph Michael McNamara
(203) 453-2013
405 Church Street
Guilford, CT
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Mary Jane Staba Hogan, MD
(203) 453-2013
405 Church St
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Languages
English, Italian
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Yale -New Haven Hosp, New Haven, Ct
Group Practice: Pediatric Hematology Oncology

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Lorenzo S Galante, MD
(203) 458-0676
53 Christopher Ln
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Palermo, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Palermo, Italy
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Yale -New Haven Hosp, New Haven, Ct; St Raphaels Hosp, New Haven, Ct
Group Practice: Village Medical Assoc Of Psmc

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Kay Haedicke
(203) 453-9192
111 Goose Lane
Guilford, CT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Karen Marie Moody, MD
405 Church St
Guilford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1996

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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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