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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

Randal James Liu, MD
(808) 522-4333
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1987

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Niranjan Rajdev, MD
(808) 537-2211
550 S Beretania St Fl 6
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ruprecht-Karl-Univ, Med Fak, Heidelberg, Germany (407-10 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Queens Med Ctr, Honolulu, Hi
Group Practice: Hawaii Hematology Oncology Inc

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Margret Emborsky Merino, MD
1 Jarrett White Dr
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1994

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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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Robert Allan Wascher, MD
(310) 449-5278
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), General Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1988

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Jon Fukumoto
(808) 524-6115
1329 Lusitana St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Hematology

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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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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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