Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment Southbridge MA

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment. You will find informative articles about Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment, including "Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Southbridge, MA that can help answer your questions about Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment.

Jeffrey Alan Gordon, MD
(508) 334-6276
39 May Brk
Woodstock, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish, Other
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Bristol Hosp, Bristol, Ct; St Francis Mt Sinai Hosp, Hartford, Ct; Day Kimball Hosp, Putnam, Ct; Medical Center Central Massach, Worcester, Ma; Umass Memorial Health Care -M, Worcester, Ma
Group Practice: U Massachusetts Memorial Ctr

Data Provided By:
Diana H Giorgi, MS
(508) 721-9855
4 Stone St
Auburn, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

Data Provided By:
James Paul Dean, MD
5 Kennedy Dr
Putnam, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 2000

Data Provided By:
James Joseph Rooney, MD
(508) 368-3168
20 Worcester Center Blvd
Worcester, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1974

Data Provided By:
Saleem A Khanani, MD
(508) 368-3168
20 Worcester Center Blvd
Worcester, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1985

Data Provided By:
Bruce T Lyman, MD
(518) 489-0044
PO Box 214
Woodstock, CT
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1972

Data Provided By:
Jeffrey A Gordon
(860) 963-6425
320 Pomfret St
Putnam, CT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

Data Provided By:
Saleem A Khanani
(508) 368-3168
123 Summer St
Worcester, MA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

Data Provided By:
John E Scola, MD
(508) 947-1000
3 Barry Rd
Worcester, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1983

Data Provided By:
Nancy S Chun, MD
(508) 368-3168
20 Worcester Center Blvd Ste 385
Worcester, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Eyes-and-Vision.com


Copyright 2006-2010 Vision Health