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Joseph James Doggett, DO
(573) 632-5482
PO Box 1128
Jefferson City, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kirksville Coll Of Osteo Med, Kirksville Mo 63501
Graduation Year: 1976

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Syed Muhammad Arshad, MD
1124 Madison St
Jefferson City, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1993

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Fishel Zev Liberman, MD
(410) 235-5550
200 Saint Marys Plz
Jefferson City, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1985

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Syed M Arshad
(573) 632-5482
1432 Southwest Blvd
Jefferson City, MO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Joseph Doggett
(573) 632-5482
Po Box 1128
Jefferson City, MO
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Capital Region Medical Ctr

Eston James Schwartz, MD
(573) 761-0457
200 Saint Marys Plz Ste 202
Jefferson City, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1997

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Raonak Ekram, MD
(336) 716-4464
200 Saint Marys Plz Ste 202
Jefferson City, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1997

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Jonathan McHaney Roberts, MD
(573) 635-2300
1241 W Stadium Blvd
Jefferson City, MO
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: St Marys Health Center, Jefferson Cty, Mo; Capital Reg Med Ctr, Jefferson Cty, Mo
Group Practice: Jefferson City Medical Group

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Ali Khojasteh
(573) 893-6404
1241 W Stadium Blvd
Jefferson City, MO
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Ali Jacob
1241 W Stadium Blvd
Jefferson City, MO
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology

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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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