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Richy Agajanian, MD
(562) 869-1201
11480 Brookshire Avenue
Downey, CA
Business
The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation
Specialties
Oncology
Doctor Information
Residency Training: University of California, Irvine College of Medicine
Medical School: UCLA Olive View Medical Center/ Cedars Sinai Medical Center,
Additional Information
Member Organizations: American Society of Clinical Oncology American Medical Association American Society of Hematology Armenian American Medical Association Society of General Internal Medicine Medical Oncology Association of Southern California Pi Kappa Fraternity
Awards: Physician of the Year awared by the 2007-2008 Residency Program at Downey Regional Medical Center
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish,Armenian,Chinese,Cantonese,Tagalog

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Linda Jean Tigner Weekes, MD
(213) 749-0947
515 W 27th St
Los Angeles, CA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Simi Valley Hosp And Health Ca, Simi Valley, Ca

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DiRus Quon
(213) 742-1000
2400 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology

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Laurence John Logan
(213) 742-1000
2400 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty
Hematology

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Ellsworth Raymond Grant
(213) 481-3948
1245 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology

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Scott M Eisenkop, MD
(818) 905-1901
4835 Van Nuys Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA
Business
Women's Cancer Center
Specialties
Oncology

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Doris Voykan Quon, MD
(213) 742-1402
2400 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1996

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Carol Katherine Kasper
(213) 742-1364
2400 S Flower St
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty
Hematology

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Richard Henry Nalick, MD
(213) 977-0333
1245 Wilshire Blvd Ste 316
Los Angeles, CA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Good Samaritan Hosp, Los Angeles, Ca
Group Practice: LA Ctr For Gyn Oncology

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Armand Bouzaglou
(213) 484-7577
201 S Alvarado St Ste A
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty
Radiation 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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