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Anantha Krishna Murthy, MD
(770) 435-7292
1680 Tyler Green Trl SE
Smyrna, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mysore Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1970

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David A Goldberg
(770) 431-4360
2525 Cumberland Parkwa
Atlanta, GA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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David Brodeur, MD
(770) 431-4360
2525 Cumberland Pikewy
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1988

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Barry M Yaffe
(770) 431-4360
2525 Cumberland Parkway
Atlanta, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Bruce Jonathan Gould, MD
(770) 281-5100
55 Whitcher St NE Ste 300
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1983

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Mary Jensen Cam, MS
(770) 803-9317
2240 Simpson Rd SE
Smyrna, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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David Alan Goldberg, MD
(770) 431-4360
2525 Cumberland Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1978

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David Brodeur
(770) 431-4360
2525 Cumberland Pkwy Se
Atlanta, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Michael Bryan Andrews, MD
(770) 281-5100
55 Whitcher St NE Ste 300
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Louis C Garrot
(770) 590-8311
340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd
Marietta, GA
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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