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Jonathan Blaine Barnes
(770) 350-0126
750 Deep South Farm Rd
Blairsville, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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John A Manfredi
(706) 258-4140
101 Riverstone Vista
Blue Ridge, GA
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Jonathan Barnes
(210) 616-5648
2250 Coosa Valley Rd
Blairsville, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Salahatti Sunal
(706) 258-4140
101 Riverstone Vis Ste 102
Blue Ridge, GA
Specialty
Oncologist

Christopher George Willett, MD
(919) 668-5640
Box 3085,
Durham, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1981

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William H Whaley
(706) 258-4140
101 Riverstone Vista
Blue Ridge, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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William Howard Whaley, MD
(706) 258-4140
101 Riverstone Vis Ste 102
Blue Ridge, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Mountainside Med Ctr, Jasper, Ga
Group Practice: West Paces Ferry Medical Clinc

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Salahattin Sanal
(770) 496-9400
1835 Savoy Dr Ste 300
Blue Ridge, GA
Specialty
Internist, Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
University Florida Cancer Ctr

John H Stewart
(336) 716-2255
Medical Center Blvd
Winston Salem, NC
Specialty
Surgical Oncology

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Stephan Kendall
(919) 620-4467
2100 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC
Specialty
Hematology / 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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