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Jeffrey Malcolm Hoy, MD
(229) 259-4616
2501 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1990

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Eric Buckley Anderson, MD
(229) 259-4600
209 Pendleton Dr
Valdosta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1996

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Jeffrey Hoy
(229) 259-4616
2501 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Pearlman Comprehensive Cancer

Eric Anderson
(229) 333-1000
3020 Childrens Way # 5035
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Univ Of Minnesota

O George Negre, MD
(912) 692-1152
5353 Reynolds St Ste 200
Savannah, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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William Harvey Miller
(229) 242-4996
2704 N Oak St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Christopher C Sinesi, MD
(757) 889-5238
150 Kingsley Lane
Pinetta, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1982

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John Devine
2501 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Pearlman Comprehensive Cancer

Hoy
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
South Georgia Medical Center (Pearlman Ca Center)

Asit K Jha
(912) 283-6240
1706 Alice St
Waycross, 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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