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Dr.Rangappa Rajendra
(703) 858-3110
Ste 224, 44055 Riverside Parkway
Leesburg, VA
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Ruth Key McDonald, MD
(318) 681-4139
19415 Deerfield Ave
Leesburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1975

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Jeffrey Derrick White
(703) 858-3110
44055 Riverside Pkwy
Lansdowne, VA
Specialty
Hematology

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Karnail Singh, MD
(703) 729-2626
19450 Deerfield Ave Ste 335
Leesburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1988

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Nicole Lee, MD
(360) 456-1122
44050 Ashburn Village Shopping Plaza Suite 189
Ashburn, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1987

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Elisabeth Simms
(703) 554-6800
44035 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA
Specialty
Hematology, Medical Oncology

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Ajay Dar
(703) 554-6800
44035 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Rangappa Rajendra
(703) 858-3110
44055 Riverside Pkwy
Lansdowne, VA
Specialty
Hematology, Medical Oncology

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Warren Joseph Marion, MD
(540) 338-3447
Lincoln, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1969

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Elisabeth B Simms, MD
(703) 444-3019
14 Pidgeon Hill Dr Ste 230
Sterling, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1972

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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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