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Kelly Marie Hefferon, DO
Sterling Heights, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1994

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Meera B Chitlur, MD
(810) 978-8010
35111 Dodge Park Rd
Sterling Heights, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Languages
English, Hindi
Education
Medical School: Kempegowda Inst Of Med Sci, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Mt Clemens General Hospital, Mount Clemens, Mi

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Elna Njuikwo Zumafor, MD
Sterling Heights, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nigeria, Coll Of Med, Enugu, Anambra, Nigeria
Graduation Year: 1994

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Eduard Kagan, MD
Troy, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1999

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Robert Waldmann, DO
(586) 286-9055
43555 Dalcoma Dr Ste 8
Clinton Township, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: St Josephs Mercy Hospital-West, Clinton Twp, Mi

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Anup Lal, MD
(586) 258-8895
34383 Coastal Dr
Sterling Heights, MI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1996

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Bhadresh Dhirubhai Nayak
(586) 268-3100
8202 Irving
Sterling Heights, MI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Naveed Aslam
(248) 813-9677
44199 Dequindre Rd
Troy, MI
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Martin Irvin Schock
(586) 276-8131
31700 Van Dyke Ave Ste 110
Warren, MI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Edward M Lodish
(586) 573-3127
3272 E 12 Mile Rd
Warren, MI
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical 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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