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Russell Earle Burgess, MD
(252) 635-3977
PO Box 68
Pollocksville, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Onslow Memorial Hospital, Jacksonville, Nc
Group Practice: Ecu Physicians Brody School Of Medicine

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Bonnie Jeanne Goodwin, MD
(252) 633-1010
PO Box 68
Pollocksville, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Craven Reg Med Authority, New Bern, Nc
Group Practice: Eastern Carolina Internal Medicine Pa

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Gerard M McPhee
(252) 633-1010
137 Medical Lane
Pollocksville, NC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Ellen Marie Willard, MD
(910) 295-9205
205 Page Rd
Pinehurst, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1985

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Mark Anthony Socinski, MD
(919) 966-4431
CB#7305,
Chapel Hill, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1984

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Bonnie J Goodwin
(252) 633-1010
137 Medical Lane
Pollocksville, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Russell E Burgess
(252) 633-1010
137 Medical Lane
Pollocksville, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Bonnie Goodwin
(252) 633-1010
PO Box 68
Pollocksville, NC
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Eastern Carolina Internal Medicine Pa

Frank M Torti
(336) 716-2255
Medical Center Blvd
Winston Salem, NC
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Laura L Jun, MS
(704) 827-2786
117 Whiterock Dr
Mount Holly, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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