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Nancy P Rivera, MD
(504) 832-8108
1705 Ridgelake Dr
Metairie, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Dr.Anna Fariss
(504) 903-2407
1514 Jefferson Hwy # 5
New Orleans, LA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1986
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: University Hosp/Med Ctr Of La, New Orleans, La
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Carl Saml Merlin, MD
(504) 454-1724
4204 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1964

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Carl G Kardinal, MD
(504) 842-3910
1514 Jefferson Hwy
New Orleans, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jayne Gurtler
(504) 885-0577
3939 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Byung Moon Chin, MD
(504) 831-1309
Metairie, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pusan Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Pusan, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1964

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William Stein III, MD
(504) 883-2960
4228 Houma Blvd Ste 130
Metairie, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1974

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Charles Stanley Hemenway, MD
1514 Jefferson Hwy
New Orleans, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1987

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Mark Alan Palmer, MD
504-888-5351 x18
Metairie, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1992

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George H Porter, MD
(504) 842-3232
1516 Jefferson Hwy
New Orleans, LA
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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