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Robert Leonard Carter, MD
(417) 623-7700
PO Box 3027
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: St Johns Reg Medctr, Joplin, Mo
Group Practice: Carter & Cox Assoc

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Jill Becker Cole, MD
(417) 782-7722
PO Box 2786
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med, Johnson City Tn 37614
Graduation Year: 1994

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Ramona M Chapman, MD
(417) 782-7567
4335 Wendy Way
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphi
Graduation Year: 1970

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William Warren Kessler, MD
(201) 527-5349
3103 Mc Clelland Blvd
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1975

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Tracy Lynn Coe, MD
(417) 347-4000
3415 Mc Intosh Cir
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1989

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Mark Joseph Skelley, MD
(417) 782-7722
PO Box 2786
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1974

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David Wayne Croy, MD
(417) 782-7722
PO Box 2786
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1990

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Ramona Marie Chapman, MD
(417) 782-7567
4335 Wendy Way
Joplin, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Irving E LaFrancis
(417) 782-7722
2727 Mcclelland Blvd
Joplin, MO
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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David W Croy
(417) 782-7722
2727 Mcclelland Blvd
Joplin, MO
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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