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Natarajan V Raman
(402) 559-9800
988095 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Suthida Suwanvecho, MD
Lieo Transplant Building
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mahidol Univ-Ramathibodi Hosp, Fac Of Med, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduation Year: 1993

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Wing C Chan
(402) 559-9800
988095 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Hematology

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Jean L Grem, MD
(402) 559-6210
987680 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Stefano Tarantolo, MD
(402) 559-5520
8303 Dodge St Ste 250,
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St George'S Univ, Sch Of Med, St George'S, Grenada
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: N H S Univ Nebraska Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: University Medical Associates Univ Of Nebraska Medical Ctr

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Ralph Joseph Hauke, MD
(402) 559-3803
987680 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Panama, Fac De Med, Panama City, Panama
Graduation Year: 1990

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R Gregory Bociek, MD
(402) 559-5600
987680 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ottawa, Fac Of Med, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1988

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Robert Bruce Thompson, MD
(402) 552-3844
987521 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1981

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Margaret Anne Kessinger, MD
(402) 559-5166
987680 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1967

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Aaron R Sasson
(402) 559-9800
988095 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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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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