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Regina C Klein
(801) 525-3022
1492 W Antelope Dr
Layton, UT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Roger Scott Hansen, MD
(801) 475-4571
425 E 5350 S Ste 180
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1995

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Roger S Hansen
(801) 475-4571
425 E 5350 S
Ogden, UT
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Vincent Lee Hansen, MD
(801) 625-2836
1684 Martinet Ln
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1972

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Cleo Elaine Dymott, MD
(801) 479-2570
5475 S 500 E
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1969

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Jason M Stinnett
(801) 525-3022
1492 W Antelope Dr
Layton, UT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Leslye L Ingersoll, MD
(801) 387-7400
4401 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Harold M Johnson
(801) 476-1777
5405 S 500 E Ste 202
Ogden, UT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Vincent Lee Hanse, MR
(801) 387-7150
4403 Harrison Blvd Ste 1685
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Gary Lynn Whipple, MD
(801) 387-7400
4403 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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