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Anwar K Sheikha, MBCHB
129 Country Club Dr
Madison, MS
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Baghdad, Coll Of Med, Baghdad, I
Graduation Year: 1977

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Gordon Douglas Deraps, MD
(601) 982-5573
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Clinical Pathology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1958

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Betty L Herrington
(601) 984-5226
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Manubhai S Patel
(601) 974-5600
2969 Curran Dr N
Jackson, MS
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Michael Francis Angel, MD
(601) 984-5180
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1978

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Nancy Lee Krejmas, MD
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1972

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David Alan Wahl, MD
(601) 968-1416
PO Box 4997
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Mississippi Baptist Health Sys, Jackson, Ms
Group Practice: Radiation Oncology-Mississippi

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Stacie L McCord, MD
(601) 984-5590
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Mary G Smith, MD
(601) 984-5220
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1981

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Tawfiq Iftekhar Khansur
(601) 364-4471
1500 E Woodrow Wilson Ave
Jackson, MS
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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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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