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Margaret June Thompson, MD
(503) 843-2767
12990 W Perrydale Rd
Amity, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1968

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Steven Kallick
(703) 934-4450
280 Exempla Cir
Lafayette, OR
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Kaiser Permanente

Dr.Peter Kenyon
(541) 754-1150
Suite 161, 3640 Northwest Samaritan Drive
Corvallis, OR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1975
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Samuel Gale Taylor, MD
(541) 296-7585
1700 E 19th St
The Dalles, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Saskatchewan, Coll Of Med, Saskatoon, Sask, Canada
Graduation Year: 1969

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Gregory Alan Thomas
(503) 494-1543
3181 Sw Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Catherine O'Brien
(503) 561-6449
875 Oak St Se Ste 4030
McMinnville, OR
Specialty
Internist, Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Salem Hem Onc

Margaret Thompson
(925) 295-5921
12990 W Perrydale Rd
Amity, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Karen Lynn Kwong
(503) 494-5501
3181 Sw Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Nancy S Crumpacker, MD
(503) 292-1035
6800 SW Canyon Dr
Portland, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1975

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Barry McKenzie, MD
(541) 741-3451
2260 Marcola Rd
Springfield, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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