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Willis Riggs Keene
(912) 729-7332
130 N Gross Rd
Kingsland, GA
Specialty
Hematology

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Coastal Ga Oncology
(912) 576-2868
2040 Dan Proctor Dr Ste 210
Saint Marys, GA

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Dawn Diane Hassinger, MD
(404) 845-9994
4151 Ashford Dunwoody Road South
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1975

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Sandra S Murdoc, MS
(404) 778-4518
1365C Clifton Rd NE Ste C4014,
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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David Hill Munn, MD
(706) 721-7141
1120 15th St
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1984

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James Curtis Jones, MD
(904) 261-0946
39 Long Point Dr
Amelia Island, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1989

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Teresa Ann Coleman, MD
(229) 312-7141
425 W 3rd Ave Ste 100
Albany, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1992

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Alexander Saker
(770) 963-8030
600 Professional Dr
Lawrenceville, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Matthew Peter Mumber, MD
(706) 234-1400
321 W 5th St SW
Rome, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Floyd Med Ctr, Rome, Ga; Redmond Reg Med Ctr, Rome, Ga; Gordon Hosp, Calhoun, Ga
Group Practice: Regional Radiation Oncology

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Jeanne Marie Boudreaux, MD
(404) 257-3240
1001 Johnson Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1991

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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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