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Christian T Shull
(208) 523-1100
2330 Desoto St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Matthew G Sweetser
(208) 523-1100
2330 Desoto St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Christian Terrell Shull, MD
2330 Desoto St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1998

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Calvin McAllister
(208) 227-2700
3245 Channing Way
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Eastern Id Regional Cancer

Christian Shull
2330 Desoto St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Snake River Onc of Eastern Idaho

Calvin Jon Mc Allister, MD
(208) 227-2700
3245 Channing Way
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Eastern Idaho Reg Med Ctr, Idaho Falls, Id
Group Practice: Eastern Id Regional Cancer

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Calvin J McAllister
(208) 227-2700
3245 Channing Way
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Kevin Patrick Mulvey, MD
(208) 552-1410
2330 Desoto St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1984

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Kevin Mulvey
(612) 626-2663
1575 Beam Ave
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Hematology & Oncology Assoc

William Holder Kreisle, MD
(208) 381-2711
100 E Idaho St
Boise, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1985

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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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