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Eric Sherwood Neijstrom
(336) 951-4584
618 S Main St
Reidsville, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Glenn Stuart Chrystal, MD
5405 Eastern Shore Dr
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1983

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Kenneth Saml Karb, MD
(336) 623-9713
3918 Hazel Ln
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1972

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James Donald Kinard, MD
(910) 574-8143
1200 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: East Carolina Univ Sch Of Med, Greenville Nc 27858
Graduation Year: 1988

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Richard James Rosen
(336) 832-8062
1200 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Eric Sherwood Neijstrom, MD
(336) 951-4584
618 S Main St
Reidsville, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc
Group Practice: Piedmont Cancer Institute Annie Penn Hospital

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Charles Stanley White III, MD
(336) 282-0476
2550 N Beech Ln
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1969

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Maureen Adele Jarrell, MD
(336) 273-2835
1908 Lendew St
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1979

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Robert Murray
(336) 274-4285
1317 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Kenneth Karb
(336) 623-9713
516 Van Buren Rd
Eden, NC
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Smith-Mc Michael Cancer Ctr

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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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