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Gabriel F de Freitas, MD
(480) 483-7201
8221 N 53rd St
Paradise Valley, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Michael Feinstein, MD
(480) 607-1811
10565 N Tatum Blvd Ste B116
Paradise Valley, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1964

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Jean Carol Schulman, MD
(602) 876-3880
11402 N 44th St
Phoenix, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jeffrey Dorian Isaacs
(602) 494-6800
11209 N Tatum Blvd
Phoenix, AZ
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Henry Tyler, MD
(602) 448-8499
7268 E Buena Terra Way
Scottsdale, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Montpellier I, Uer De Med, Montpellier, France
Graduation Year: 1974

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John Austin Shaw II, MD
(480) 657-7006
7007 E Gold Dust Ave Apt 1087
Scottsdale, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Banner Mesa Med Ctr, Mesa, Az
Group Practice: Phoenix Baptist Hospital

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Jeffrey Dorian Isaacs, MD
(480) 607-1811
10565 N Tatum Blvd Ste B116
Paradise Valley, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Witwatersrand, Med Sch, Johannesburg, So Africa
Graduation Year: 1971

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Jessica Louise Boklan, MD
(602) 667-5669
10415 N 22nd St
Phoenix, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1994

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Rajesh Naidu Kukunoor
(602) 494-6800
11209 N Tatum Blvd
Phoenix, AZ
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Albino Donato Flore, MD
5955 East Chapparral #125
Scottsdale, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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