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Martha Hosford Skapof
(302) 731-7782
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Andrew L Himelstein
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Jamil Khatri, MD
(302) 594-3325
Ste 2100 4701 Ogletown Statnton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Hosp, Camden, Nj
Group Practice: Regional Hematology & Oncology Pa

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Waleed S Shalaby, MD
(302) 623-4285
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1996

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Nicholas James Petrelli, MD
(302) 623-4550
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 1233
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1973

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Stephen Scott Grubbs, MD
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 2200
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp, Wilmington, De; Christiana Hosp, Newark, De
Group Practice: Medical Oncology Hematology

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R Bradley Slease, MD
(302) 737-7700
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd MAP II Ste 2225
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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S Eric Martin, MD
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 2200
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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David D Biggs
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Peter Richard Hulick, MD
(302) 623-4800
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 1120
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Other
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1973

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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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