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Albert James Bonebrake, MD
(417) 875-3276
1001 E Primrose St
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1975

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Robert Louis Carolla, MD
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave Ste 600
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Lester E Cox Med Ctr -South, Springfield, Mo
Group Practice: Oncology & Hematology Assoc

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Ibrahim Abdalla, MD
(417) 269-6115
Pl II Ste 100 3850 S National
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Aleppo, Fac Of Med, Aleppo, Syria
Graduation Year: 1988

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John William Clouse, MD
(417) 269-6115
3850 S National Ave Ste 100
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1980

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Amy Christine Rabe, MD
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave Ste 600
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1995

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William F Cunningham
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave
Springfield, MO
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Michael Andrew Albritton, MD
(417) 882-9960
3850 S National Ave Ste 100P2
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1977

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Ruth Grant
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave
Springfield, MO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Ruth Grant, MD
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave Ste 200
Springfield, MO
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Lester E Cox Med Ctr North, Springfield, Mo; St Johns Reg Health Center, Springfield, Mo
Group Practice: Oncology & Hematology Assoc

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Robert J Ellis
(417) 882-4880
3850 S National Ave
Springfield, MO
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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