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Brian Eric Gaupp, MD
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1994

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James Arthur Holland
(229) 228-2970
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Robert Kenneth Oldham, MD
(229) 228-2970
1317 Gordon Ave
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1968

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J Brian Sheedy, MD
(850) 877-8166
3081 Sawgrass Cir
Tallahassee, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1967

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J Johnson
(229) 243-0283
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Bainbridge Specialty Clinic

Ayman Salah Al Hakim
(229) 228-2970
116 Mimosa Drive
Thomasville, GA
Specialty
General Practice, Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Jerry Steven Johnson
(229) 228-2982
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Robert K Oldha, MR
(229) 228-2970
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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David Saunders
116 Mimosa Dr
Thomasville, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology

Andre M Kallab
(770) 287-0031
1240 Jesse Jewell Pkwy Se
Gainesville, 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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