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Matthew Page Jones, MD
2000 Foundation Way Ste 3700
Martinsburg, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1990

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Ethelann Murra, MD
304-863-0811 x3488
Martinsburg, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Timothy Keefe Bowers
(304) 263-7591
2008 Professional Court
Martinsburg, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.Hind Hamdan
(301) 797-8279
1130 Opal Court
Hagerstown, MD
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Beirut
Year of Graduation: 1985
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Frederic Henry Kass III, MD
(301) 733-8607
11110 Medical Campus Rd Ste 130
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr.Matthew Jones
(304) 267-1944
2000 Foundation Way # 3700
Martinsburg, WV
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Ethelann Murray
(304) 263-0811
510 Butler Ave
Martinsburg, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Hind Hamdan, MD
(301) 797-8279
1130 Opal Ct
Hagerstown, MD
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Languages
Arabic
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Beirut, Lebanon
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md

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Alida Mercedes Espinoza
(301) 797-8279
1130 Opal Ct
Hagerstown, MD
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Michael J McCormack
(301) 733-8600
11110 Medical Campus Rd
Hagerstown, MD
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical 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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