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Christopher Dean Jahraus, MD
(859) 543-1807
800 Rose St
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 2000

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Gregory P Monohan, MD
(859) 323-6562
800 Rose St Cc452,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Martha Frances Greenwood
(859) 323-5481
740 S Limestone
Lexington, KY
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Edward H Romond, MD
(859) 323-8043
Rm CC 452 Markey Cancer Ctr,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1977

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Martha Frances Greenwood, MD
(859) 323-6771
J457 KY Clinic 740 S Linestone St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dr.Charles Dietrich
800 Rose Street
Lexington, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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John R Van Nagell, MD
800 Rose St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Obstetrics And Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1967

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John Joseph Rinehar, MR
(859) 323-6562
800 Rose St CC 452,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Justine M W Yoneda, MD
(859) 323-6486
800 Rose St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1975

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Mara D Chambers, MD
(859) 323-8043
800 Rose St CC452,
Lexington, KY
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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