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Richard G Ingber
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Road South
Renton, WA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Nancy Y Cui, MD, PHD
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Rd S Ste 300
Renton, WA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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John A Hersman
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Road South
Renton, WA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Nancy Ying Cui
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Rd S
Renton, WA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Robert M Douglas
(425) 251-5121
400 South 43rd Street
Renton, WA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Randy Dean Sorum, MD
(253) 627-6172
222 2nd St NE Ste A
Auburn, WA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1993

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Richard G Ingber, MD, PHD
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Rd S Ste 300
Renton, WA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jonathan C Britell
(425) 251-5110
3915 Talbot Rd S
Renton, WA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Stephen Jason Kuo, MD
(253) 351-6051
222 2nd St NE Ste A
Auburn, WA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1982

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Dean George Mastras, MD
(253) 627-6172
222 2nd Street North East South
Auburn, WA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Korean
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, Wa
Group Practice: Tacoma Radiation Oncology Ctr

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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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