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Paul C Coty
(808) 243-6000
80 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Bobby Calvin Baker, MD
(304) 343-1300
227 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1982

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Constance P Hastings, MD
(808) 433-6846
Tripler Medical Center
Tamc, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1959

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Braden Alan Shoupe, MD
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1983

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Edward Ling Sung Jim, MD
(808) 373-4690
1488 Ihiloa Loop
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Head And Neck Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1955

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Paul Charles Coty, MD
(808) 243-6302
80 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1997

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Bobby Baker
(304) 343-1300
227 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Cancer Institute Of Maui

Dr.Charles Miller
(808) 432-0000
3288 Moanalua Road
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1970
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Kaiser Foundation Hosp, Honolulu, Hi
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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

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John H Farley, MD
(808) 433-6845
1 Jarrett White Rd
Tamc, 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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