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Dr.Peter Lindberg
(505) 662-3450
3917 West Rd # 225
Los Alamos, NM
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1965
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Los Alamos Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Alice Louise Rock, MD
(215) 590-1000
Apt C 20 Arroyo Ln
Los Alamos, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med, Springfield Il 62794
Graduation Year: 1987

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Peter Lindberg
(505) 662-3450
3917 W Rd Ste 170
Los Alamos, NM
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Los Alamos Medical Center

Robert Henry Quinn, MD
(860) 549-3210
900 Camino De Salud North East,
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Musculoskeletal Oncology, Orthopedic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1988

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Caroline Bagley-Burnet, MS
(505) 820-0902
1018 Sierra Pinon
Santa Fe, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Peter John Lindberg, MD
(505) 662-3450
3917 West Rd Ste 225
Los Alamos, NM
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1965
Hospital
Hospital: Los Alamos Med Ctr, Los Alamos, Nm
Group Practice: Los Alamos Medical Clinic

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Barbara Ruth Bogart, MD
PO Box 34157
Santa Fe, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1974

Data Provided By:
Nobuhiko Tokita
Los Alamos, NM
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
National Lab Ms 880 Ls 1

John Claude Bagwell, MD
(505) 955-7900
465 Saint Michaels Dr # 101
Santa Fe, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1966

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Aroop Mangalik, MD
(505) 272-4946
900 Camino De Salud NE MSC 08-4630,
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kgs Med Coll, Univ Of Lucknow, Lucknow, Up, India
Graduation Year: 1958

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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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