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Perry Nisen, MD, PHD
(610) 787-3127
Mail Stop RN 0510 2301 Renaissance Blvd
King of Prussia, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Ellen Cutle, MS
(610) 787-3733
PO Box 61540
King of Prussia, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jill Phillips Ginsberg, MD
(215) 590-1000
210 Mall Blvd
King of Prussia, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1992

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Barry Lester Singer, MD
(610) 279-7462
1544 DeKalb St
Norristown, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1967

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Barry Lester Singer
(610) 279-7462
1544 Dekalb St
Norristown, PA
Specialty
Hematology, Medical Oncology

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Manisha Makker Bansal, MD
(610) 716-3354
459 Gulph Ridge Dr
King of Prussia, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Francisco, Sch Of Med, San Francisco Ca 94143
Graduation Year: 1998

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Takekazu Aoyama, MD, PHD
(484) 679-2957
630 Allendale Rd
King of Prussia, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Joseph N Tropea, DO
1330 Powell St
Norristown, PA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1993

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Lori Chapleskie
(610) 275-1028
2705 Dekalb Pike
East Norriton, PA
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Kathryn R Chan
(610) 270-2451
1301 Powell St
Norristown, PA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, 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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