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William M Packard
(308) 630-2100
3911 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Vincent Gene Bjorling
(308) 630-2100
3911 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Family Practice, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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William Packard
(308) 630-2100
3911 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Horizons West Medical Group

Harold Maurice Maurer, MD
(402) 559-4200
986605 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1961
Hospital
Hospital: Clarkson Memorial Hosp, Omaha, Ne; N H S Univ Nebraska Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne; Childrens Mem Hosp, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: University Medical Associates Univ Of Nebraska Medical Ctr

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James Lloyd Harper, MD
(402) 559-7257
982168 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1985

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John Nicholas Kabalin, MD
(308) 632-5315
1214 Meadowlark Dr
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialties
Urology, Surgical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Regional West Med Ctr, Scottsbluff, Ne
Group Practice: Scottsbluff Urology Assoc

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Mark Allan Hartman
(308) 630-1348
3911 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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John Kabalin
(216) 839-2990
3911 Ave B Ste 2200
Scottsbluff, NE
 
Ifran Vaziri
(308) 696-8000
601 W Leota St
North Platte, NE
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Joan I Keit
(402) 572-2265
6901 N 72nd St
Omaha, NE
Specialty
Radiation 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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