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Van Hoy Woo, MD
(918) 579-8200
744 W 9th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Coffeyville Reg Med Ctr, Coffeyville, Ks; Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; Doctors Hosp, Tulsa, Ok; Tulsa Reg Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; Mc Alester Regional Health Cen, McAlester, Ok
Group Practice: Radiation Oncology Svc

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Bryan A Van Doren, MD
(918) 592-3700
1810 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Hillcrest Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok; Southcrest Hospital, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Care Assoc

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Richard Allen Shildt, MD
(918) 605-6430
224 Sunset Dr
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Care Assoc

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John Eckenrode
(918) 748-7860
1705 E 19th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Alan David Langerak
(918) 592-3700
1810 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Van Hoy Woo
(918) 579-8200
1120 S Utica Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Edwin Lynn McCreary
(918) 592-3700
1810 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Scott Allen McHam, DO
(918) 592-3700
1810 E 15th St
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ok State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Tulsa, Ok 74107
Graduation Year: 1997

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James Roy Geurin
(918) 744-3496
1923 S Utica Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Joseph Patrick Moore, MD
(918) 744-3180
1705 E 19th St Ste 201
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok; St Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Ok; Tahlequah City Hospital, Tahlequah, Ok
Group Practice: Oklahoma Oncology 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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