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William Stanley Gore, MD
(337) 433-8400
501 S Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Christus St Patrick Hosp, Lake Charles, La
Group Practice: Lake Charles Medical Surgical

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Leroy E Fredericks Jr, MD
(337) 494-6768
2770 3rd Ave Fl 2
Lake Charles, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Lake Charles Mem Hosp, Lake Charles, La
Group Practice: Lake Charles Medical Surgical

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Charles H Shelton III, MD
(304) 647-3500
511 Hodges St
Lake Charles, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Greenbrier Valley Med Ctr, Ronceverte, Wv
Group Practice: Greenbrier Valley Cancer Ctr

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Michael Anthony Bergeron, MD
(337) 494-6768
2770 3rd Ave
Lake Charles, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1992

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James G Maze
(337) 494-2121
1701 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles, LA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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James Phillip Gaharran
(337) 494-6800
2770 3rd Ave
Lake Charles, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Onita Lynn Speight, MD
(337) 494-6800
2770 3rd Ave Ste 350
Lake Charles, LA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Med Ctr -Baptist Cam, New Orleans, La; Christus St Patrick Hosp, Lake Charles, La
Group Practice: Internal Medicine Clinic

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Leroy E Fredericks
(337) 494-6800
2770 3rd Ave Ste 350
Lake Charles, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Michael L Broussard
(337) 494-6800
2770 3rd Ave # S350
Lake Charles, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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James P Gaharan Sr, MD
(337) 494-6888
2770 3rd Ave # 5350
Lake Charles, LA
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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