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Banu Symington
(208) 737-2880
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Richard Joseph Cambareri, MD
(208) 737-2441
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Magic Valley Reg Med Ctr, Twin Falls, Id; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: St Luke'S Mountains States

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Barbara Gaye Andersen, MD
(208) 737-2441
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1983

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Eugene Seville
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Southern Idaho Regional Cancer

Banu Symington
(208) 737-2441
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Internist, Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
St Luke's Mtn States Tumor Inst

Banu E Symington, MD
(208) 737-2441
2497 Poleline Rd E
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 1
Graduation Year: 1982

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Eugene Anthony Seville, MD
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1981

Data Provided By:
Richard Cambareri
(208) 737-2441
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
St Luke'S Mountains States

Barbara Andersen
(208) 737-2441
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Southern Idaho Regional Cancer

Charles Smith
(208) 381-2711
656 Addison Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Mountain States Tumor Inst

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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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