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Ralph G Ganick, MD
(405) 228-7100
1011 N Dewey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Presbyterian Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Care Assoc

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Jennifer Lin Holter, MD
(405) 843-7293
201 NW 17th St Apt 4
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1999

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Douglas L Clark
(405) 272-7311
1000 N Lee Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Leonard Michael Bowen
(405) 228-7100
1011 N Dewey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Clinton Amos Medbery III, MD
(405) 272-7311
1000 N Lee Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Presbyterian Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Deaconess Hosp, Oklahoma City, Ok; Mercy Memorial Health Center, Ardmore, Ok; Jackson County Memorial Hospit, Altus, Ok; Shawnee Regional Hospital, Shawnee, Ok


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Gary Wayne Rahe, MD
(405) 228-7700
1011 N Dewey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1965
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Care Associates

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Leonard Michael Bowen, MD
(405) 228-7100
1011 N Dewey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1975

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Thy Khanh Nguyen
(405) 228-7100
1011 N Dewey Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Clinton Amos Medbery III, MD
(405) 272-7311
1000 N Lee Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Presbyterian Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Deaconess Hosp, Oklahoma City, Ok; Mercy Memorial Health Center, Ardmore, Ok; Jackson County Memorial Hospit, Altus, Ok; Shawnee Regional Hospital, Shawnee, Ok


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George Basil Selby, MD
(405) 271-4022
PO Box 26901,
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1980

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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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