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David Bridwell Link, MD
(303) 730-4700
22 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1976

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Richard Thomas Mc Mahon, MD
(303) 730-4700
22 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1973

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Douglas Blaine Tippin, MD
(614) 293-8315
5 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1997

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Robin June Kovachy, MD
(303) 730-4700
22 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Swedish Med Ctr, Englewood, Co; Porter Adventist Hosp, Denver, Co; Littleton Adventist Hosp, Littleton, Co
Group Practice: Rocky Mountian Cancer Ctr

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Paula J Rubic, MS
(303) 362-1350
3274 Sturbridge Dr
Highlands Ranch, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Radhika C Acharya-Leon
(303) 730-4700
22 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.Radhika Chaitanga Acharya-Leon
(303) 730-4700
22 West Dry Creek Circle
Littleton, CO
Gender
F
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Mitchell Jan Binder, MD
(505) 262-7170
22 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1975

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David Pilson Schreiber, MD
(303) 738-8700
5 W Dry Creek Cir
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Swedish Med Ctr, Englewood, Co; Porter Adventist Hosp, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Littleton Radiation Oncology

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Ariel Fernando Soriano, MD
(720) 283-7111
PO Box 627
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch, New Brunswick Nj 08901
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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