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William Marshall Dunlap, MD
(919) 782-1806
3521 Haworth Dr
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1965

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Margaret Ann Deutsch, MD
(919) 431-9201
3320 Wake Forest Rd Raleigh Med Plz Ste 120
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1984

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Virgil Lowell Rose Jr, MD
(919) 431-9201
3320 Wake Forest Rd Ste 120
Raleigh, NC
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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Stephen Victor Chiavetta
(919) 784-3040
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Hematology

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Dr.Elizabeth Campbell
(919) 781-7070
4101 Macon Pond Road
Raleigh, NC
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.7, out of 5 based on 9, reviews.

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Timothy Robert Carter
(919) 783-3058
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Hematology

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John F Reilly
(919) 781-7070
4101 Macon Pond Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Oludamilola A Olajide
(919) 784-6818
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Kenneth D Zeitler
(919) 784-6818
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Robert David Ornitz, MD
(919) 784-3018
4420 Lake Boone Trl
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Rex Healthcare, Raleigh, Nc; Wake County Alcoholism Treatme, Raleigh, Nc
Group Practice: Triangle Radiation Oncology Services Inc

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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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