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Anthony Thomas DeSalvo
(303) 776-1234
1925 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO
Specialty
General Practice, Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Suresh Shantilal Shah, MD
(303) 776-9098
902 3rd Ave
Longmont, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1966

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David Arthur Lavrinets, MD
(303) 776-1234
1925 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1975

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Michael J Johnson
(303) 385-2000
2030 Mountain View Drive
Longmont, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Pablo Jorge Cagnoni, MD
(303) 546-7827
2860 Wilderness Pl
Boulder, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Buenos Aires, Fac De Med, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1986

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Robert E Fisher
(303) 385-2000
2030 Mtn View Dr
Longmont, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Robert Evan Fisher, MD
(720) 494-3125
1925 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1983

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Barry Duane Blyton, MD
(303) 651-5252
1950 Mountain View Ave
Longmont, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1990

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Michael J Johnson, MD
(303) 385-2000
2030 Mountain View Ave Ste 210
Longmont, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1986

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Pedro Santabarbara, MD, PHD
(303) 546-7852
2860 Wilderness Pl
Boulder, CO
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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