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Richard Stevens Foulke
(704) 841-8151
3036 Senna Drive
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Mark Stephen Gelder, MD
(704) 516-4970
7825 Vinings Oak Ln
Matthews, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Union Mem Hosp, Monroe, Nc; Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte, Nc
Group Practice: Presbyterian Oncology Assoc

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Ralph V Kidd, MD
(704) 377-3439
4936 Sardis Rd Apt B
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 7
Graduation Year: 1947

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Seungjean Chai, MD
(704) 344-1995
411 Billingsley Rd Ste 103
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1998

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Reza Nazemzadeh
(704) 770-3400
4501 Cameron Valley Pkwy
Charlotte, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Lance King LaSsiter
(704) 841-8151
3036 Senna Drive
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Alfred Jackson Newman
(704) 841-8151
3036 Senna Drive
Matthews, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Everett Craig Ribakove, MD
(704) 344-1995
3300 Gray Moss Rd
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1994

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Edwin Baggett Cox, MD
(704) 372-7974
3742 Warrington Dr
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Durham Reg Hosp, Durham, Nc
Group Practice: Raleigh Hematology Oncology Associates

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Dr.Alan Thalinger
(704) 770-3400
4501 Cameron Valley Pkwy #100
Charlotte, NC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1972
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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