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Philip G Maddock
(401) 732-2300
450 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Adam Jan Olszewski
(401) 737-0788
300 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Steven Carroll Lane, MD
(401) 732-2300
450 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1996

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Daniel Francis Lukowicz
(401) 738-9000
470 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialty
Hematology

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Martin I Holzman
(401) 284-0850
142 Kenyon Ave
Wakefield, RI
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Humera Khurshid, MD
300 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Aga Khan Med Coll, Aga Khan Univ, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1993

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John Joseph Przygoda
(401) 732-5900
215 Toll Gate Rd
Warwick, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Marlene C McCarth, MS
(401) 822-7984
300 Quaker Ln Ste 7 PMB 195
Warwick, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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James Leighton Smythe
(401) 783-6670
24 Salt Pond Rd, G2
Wakefield, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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S Thirugnana Sambandam, MD
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave Ste 101
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Thanjavur Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Thanjavur, Tn, India
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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