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Albert L Wiley, MD, PHD
(865) 576-3131
PO Box 117
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Ronald Herman Lands, MD
(865) 483-3377
102 Vermont Ave Ste 200
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1977

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Helen Vodopick Goswitz, MD
(865) 483-7411
170 W Tennessee Ave
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Dinar Sayani, MD
(423) 317-9344
501 Adessa Pkwy
Lenoir City, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1987

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Lee Carder
(865) 481-1871
102 Vermont Ave
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Methodist Regional Cancer Ctr

Helen A Vodopick Goswitz, MD
(865) 483-7411
170 W Tennessee Ave
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1956
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Med Ctr Of Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, Tn
Group Practice: Oak Ridge Medical Clinic

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Michael Roger Thompson, MD
(865) 483-3377
102 Vermont Ave Ste 200
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1989

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Lee J Carder, MD
(865) 481-1871
102 Vermont Ave
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1991

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Don Calvin Arwood, MD
(865) 541-1755
9711 Sherrill Blvd
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med, Johnson City Tn 37614
Graduation Year: 1984

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Helen Goswitz
(865) 483-7411
170 W Tennessee Ave
Oak Ridge, TN
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Oak Ridge Medical Clinic

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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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