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David Arthur Rinaldi, MD
(337) 364-4415
2309 E Main St Ste 301
New Iberia, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1986

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Mark Barton Charbonnet
(337) 560-5510
602 N Lewis St
New Iberia, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Julian J Krawczyk
(337) 237-2057
917 General Mouton Ave
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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DeBorah M Johnson
(337) 354-0030
155 Hospital Dr
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Luis Alberto Meza, MD
(337) 234-4535
443 Heymann Blvd Ste A
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac De Asuncion, Fac De Cien Med, Asuncion, Paraguay
Graduation Year: 1966

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Mark Barton Charbonnet, MD
(337) 560-5510
602 N Lewis St Ste 600
New Iberia, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1996

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Jacob Randolph Garcia, MD
(337) 367-3916
706 Interlaken Dr
New Iberia, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 2000

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Stephen R Wilt
(337) 237-2057
917 General Mouton Ave
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Victoria E Panelli, MD
(337) 232-2520
443 Heymann Blvd Ste B
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Andrew R Harwood, MD
(337) 237-2057
155 Hospital Dr
Lafayette, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Sheffield Med Sch, Fac Med/Dent, Sheffield (352-10 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1970

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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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