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Samuel K Woo, MR
(228) 377-6863
301 Fisher St 81 MDOS/SGO-MO
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Laurence George Lines
(228) 436-1114
150 Reynoir St
Biloxi, MS
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Michael F Hensley, DO
(228) 435-3641
PO Box 703
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1971

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Wanda Lynne Salzer, MD
(228) 377-6524
301 Fisher St Rm 1A132 81st MDG/SGOC
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr.Lydia Latour
(228) 374-6296
147 Reynoir St # 204
Biloxi, MS
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Biloxi Reg Med Ctr, Biloxi, Ms
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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D Michael Rose, MD
(228) 377-6272
301 Fisher St Ste 1A132 81st MSGS/SGCQ
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Lydia F Latou, MS
(228) 374-6296
147 Reynoir St Ste 102
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Laurence George Lines, MD
Biloxi Regl Medicine Center
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1971

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Lydia Faye Latour, MD
(228) 374-6296
147 Reynoir St Ste 102
Biloxi, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Biloxi Reg Med Ctr, Biloxi, Ms; Ocean Springs Hospital, Ocean Springs, Ms
Group Practice: Coast Oncology Hematology

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Ginger Rogers
(228) 523-5000
400 Veterans Ave
Biloxi, MS
Specialty
Hematology

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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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