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Maureen Sheehan, MD
(816) 531-2740
12902 W 76th Ter
Shawnee, KS
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: St Luke Hosp, Marion, Ks; St Joseph Health Center, Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: Kansas City Oncology & Hmtlgy

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Raj Sadasivan
(913) 236-6986
4215 Shawnee Dr
Kansas City, KS
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Raj Sadasivan, MD, PHD
(913) 236-6986
4215 Shawnee Dr
Kansas City, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Robert Allan Maxwell, MD
(913) 362-1660
8901 W 74th St Ste 10
Shawnee Mission, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1958
Hospital
Hospital: Abington Mem Hosp, Abington, Pa; Holy Redeemer Hosp & Med Ctr, Meadowbrook, Pa
Group Practice: Abington Hematology Oncology Assoc Inc

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Vinay Raja
(913) 299-8846
8919 Parallel Pkwy
Kansas City, KS
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Joseph Patrick Mc Guirk, DO
(913) 541-4600
7949 Bond St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1990

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Vickie L Massey, MD
(913) 234-0498
12200 W 100th St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Mercy Hosp, Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: Kansas City Cancer Centers Southwest; Olathe Medical Services/Oncolo Gy Hematology Associates

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James A Barker, MD
(210) 292-5684
8901 W 74th St
Shawnee Mission, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Uniformed Services Univ Of The Hlth Sci, Bethesda Md 20814
Graduation Year: 1987

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Muhammad Zulfiqar, MD
Mission, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nishtar Med Coll, Bahuddin Zakaria Univ, Multan, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1993

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N Johnson Giannopoulos, MD
(913) 299-8846
8919 Parallel Pkwy Ste 326
Kansas City, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Providence Med Ctr, Kansas City, Ks; Shawnee Mission Med Ctr, Shawnee Msn, Ks
Group Practice: Kansas City 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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