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Samuel Gale Taylor, MD
(541) 296-7585
1700 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Saskatchewan, Coll Of Med, Saskatoon, Sask, Canada
Graduation Year: 1969

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Samuel Gale Taylor
(541) 296-7760
1700 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Samuel Taylor
(541) 296-7585
1800 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Creticos Cancer Ctr

Robert Floyd Boone, MD
(541) 382-2811
1501 NE Medical Center Dr
Bend, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1974

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Ralph Elliott Weinstein, MD
(503) 228-6509
2311 NW Northrup St Ste 105
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1982

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Keith Jeffrey Stelzer, MD
1800 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1989

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Bonnie Taylor
(501) 661-1822
2330 OLD DALLES RD
HOOD RIVER, OR
 
Keith Stelzer
1800 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Radiation Oncology

Brendan David Curti, MD
(503) 215-5696
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 611
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1985

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Jody Lynn Kujovich, MD
(503) 494-6348
318 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd L-471
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1989

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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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