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Gerald D Hagin
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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John Charles Michalak, MD
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Sioux City, Ia; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Sioux City, Ia; Shelby County Myrtue Mem Hosp, Harlan, Ia
Group Practice: Siouxland Hematology-Oncology

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Gerald D Hagin, MD
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, Sd
Group Practice: Siouxland Hematology Oncology

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Stephen P Kahanic
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Stephen Phillip Kahanic, MD
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1986

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Radha M Rao
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Donald B Wender
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Radha Manchambhatla Rao, MD
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Kurnool Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Kurnool, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Shelby County Myrtue Mem Hosp, Harlan, Ia
Group Practice: Siouxland Hematology-Oncology

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Donald Bruce Wender, MD
(712) 252-0088
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Sioux City, Ia; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Sioux City, Ia
Group Practice: Siouxland Hematology-Oncology

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Gregory D Naden
(712) 252-9392
230 Nebraska St
Sioux City, IA
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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