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Bobby Earl Cogburn, MD
(870) 425-5354
PO Box 369
Mountain Home, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Baxter Reg Med Ctr, Mountain Home, Ar
Group Practice: Cogburn Cancer Clinic

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Bobby Cogburn
(870) 425-5354
Po Box 369
Mountain Home, AR
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Cogburn Cancer Clinic

John R Broadwater Jr, MD
(501) 686-5547
Slot #725 4301 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), General Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: U A M S Med Ctr, Little Rock, Ar
Group Practice: Medical College Physicians Grp Univ Of Arkansas Med Sciences

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Dr.Tony Flippin
(479) 452-2077
7301 Rogers Ave # 3
Fort Smith, AR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1975
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Sue Tsuda, MD
(501) 327-2995
2605 College Ave
Conway, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1984

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Richard Bruce White
(870) 425-4402
628 Hospital Dr
Mountain Home, AR
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Vaishali Ramnik Doshi, MD
(516) 562-8900
4301 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Grant Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1991

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Daniel W Mackey
(479) 452-2077
7301 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Shahid Hameed
(870) 535-2800
7200 S Hazel St
Pine Bluff, AR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Mohit Narang, MD
(870) 698-1635
1700 Harrison St
Batesville, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dayanand Med Coll, Punjab Univ, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1995

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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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