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Prem Sobti, MD
Doctors Park 1206 Hospita
Hurricane, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: All India Inst Of Med Sci, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.Narender Jogenpally
(304) 766-4350
401 Division Street #100
Charleston, WV
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Narender Rao Jogenpally
(304) 766-4350
401 Division St
South Charleston, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Gregg E Davies, MD
PO Box 609
Barboursville, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Dr.John Distefano
(304) 528-4658
5170 U.S. 60 #2800
Huntington, WV
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Arvind B Shah
(304) 766-4350
401 Division St
South Charleston, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Narender Rao Jogenepally, MD
(304) 766-4350
401 Division St Ste 100
South Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Gandhi Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1986

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Arvindkumar Shah, MD
(304) 766-4350
401 Division St Ste 100
South Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1976

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Andrew L Pendleton, MD
(304) 691-1384
25 Meadowcreek Rd
Barboursville, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med, Columbia Sc 29208
Graduation Year: 1989

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Philip Bliss Lepanto, MD
(304) 522-1550
5221 U South Route 60 East
Huntington, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Cabell Huntington Hosp, Huntington, Wv; St Marys Hospital, Huntington, Wv
Group Practice: Radiology Inc

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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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