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Kevin Cockerill
(507) 625-4031
1025 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Mohammad Ranginwala
(507) 625-4031
1025 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Patricia C George Siegel, MD
1230 E Main St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1989

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Glenn Sherwood Harman, MD
(507) 345-2929
1025 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1979

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Mohammad J Ranginwal, MR
(507) 345-2929
1025 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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William C Rupp, MD
(507) 345-2646
1025 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Mahammad J Ranginwala, MD
(563) 243-2511
1015 Marsh St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1979

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David Marshall Pence, MD
PO Box 8673
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1984

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Birendra Kumar, MD
(507) 625-1811
1234 E Main St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: All India Inst Of Med Sci, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1992

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Birenda S Kumar
(507) 625-1811
1230 E Main St
Mankato, MN
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / 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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