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Suzanne Elizabeth Patton, MD
(770) 944-2830
1700 Hospital South Dr Ste 102
Austell, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1988

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Bruce D Goldsweig
(770) 948-3233
1700 Hospital South Dr
Austell, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Carlos A Osmon, MD
(770) 944-2830
1700 Hospital South Dr Ste 102
Austell, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac De La Plata, Fac De Cien Med, La Plata, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1968

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Laura Hall Allen
(770) 948-6000
1800 Hospital South Dr
Austell, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Richard Glenn Gray, MD
(770) 944-2830
1700 Hospital South Dr Ste 300
Austell, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Wellstar Cobb Hosp, Austell, Ga
Group Practice: Northwest Georgia Oncology

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Marla Franks
(770) 732-3585
3950 Austell Rd
Austell, GA
Specialty
Hematology

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Bruce David Goldsweig, MD
(770) 948-3233
1700 Hospital South Dr Ste 201
Austell, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ecole Libre De Med, Lille, France
Graduation Year: 1990

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Lynn Michel Zemsky, MD
(770) 948-3233
1700 Hosptial Dr S Ste102
Austell, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1996

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Nancy Harmer Wiggers
(770) 948-6000
1800 Hospital South Dr
Austell, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Richard G Gray
(770) 944-2830
1700 Hospital South Dr
Austell, GA
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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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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