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Abbie Fields, MD
(804) 200-7025
7603 Forest Ave
Richmond, VA
Business
Virginia Gynecologic Oncology
Specialties
Oncology

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Mohammed Moinuddin Ali, MD
(804) 257-7337
1109 W Marshall St
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Gandhi Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1966

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William Watkins Martin, MD
(804) 359-1351
2201 Grove Ave
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1954

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Khadijeh Zarkoob, MD
(804) 330-2164
1109 W Marshall St
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Shiraz Univ Of Med Sci, Shiraz, Iran
Graduation Year: 1977

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John Michael Mc Carty, MD
(804) 828-4360
1300 E Marshall St
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Medical College Of Virginia Ho, Richmond, Va
Group Practice: VA Medical Ctr

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William Wittmer Mac Laughlin, MD
(804) 359-1351
2201 Grove Ave
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1981

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Marcus Wendell Brown
(804) 257-7337
1109 W Marshall St
Richmond, VA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Bernard Alvan Tisdale, MD
(804) 330-2164
1109 W Marshall St
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1985

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Andrew Davis Lauve, MD
(804) 828-7232
PO Box 58
Richmond, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1999

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Huan N Vu, MD
(301) 402-8976
PO Box 980011
Richmond, VA
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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