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Grace Reiko Inouye, MD
(808) 245-1547
3-3420 Kuhio Hwy Ste B
Lihue, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1981

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Grace Inouye
(808) 245-1540
3-3420 Kuhio Hwy
Lihue, HI
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Kauai Medical Clinic

John Russell Mueh, MD
(808) 432-8587
3288 Moanalua Rd
Honolulu, HI
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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Kenneth S Yamamoto, MD
(808) 983-8394
1319 Punahou St # 734
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Seton Med Ctr, Daly City, Ca; St Marys Hosp Med Ctr, San Francisco, Ca

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C Galen Choy, MD
(808) 522-4333
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1986

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Neil J Clendeninn, MD, PHD
(808) 294-0660
PO Box 1005
Hanalei, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Aileen E Denny
(808) 486-2414
98-1079 Moanalua Rd
Aiea, HI
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Taying Yang
(808) 235-8781
46-001 Kamehameha Hwy
Kaneohe, HI
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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DeSiree Medeiros
(808) 983-8551
1319 Punahou St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Francis T Od, MD
(808) 536-4431
1380 Lusitana St
Honolulu, HI
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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