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Stephan Thome
(402) 537-5620
611 Fenwick Dr
Papillion, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Gamini S Sooriyaarachchi
(402) 393-3110
7710 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Margaret Block, MD
(402) 393-3110
7710 Mercy Rd Ste 122
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Bergan Mercy Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Oncology Hematology West

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Patrick James Mc Kenna, MD
2120 S 72nd St # 1180
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Creighton Univ Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Consultants IN Radiation

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Joan Ioviero Keit, MD
(402) 572-2265
2120 S 72nd St # 1180
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Alegent Health Immanuel Med Ct, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Mid America Radiation Oncology

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Gary A Guritz, MD
(402) 331-7242
808 Graham Dr
Papillion, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Gamini S Sooriyaarachchi, MD
(402) 393-3110
7710 Mercy Rd Ste 122
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Colombo, Fac Of Med, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Bergan Mercy Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Oncology Hematology West

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Luke T Nordquist
(402) 393-3110
7710 Mercy Rd
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Robert Martin Langdon Jr, MD
(402) 393-3110
7710 Mercy Rd Ste 122
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Bergan Mercy Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Oncology Hematology West

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Peter Michael Townley, MD
(402) 393-3110
Bergan Med Bldg 7710 Mercy Rd Ste 122
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1986

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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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