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Mukund G Nadipuram
(319) 272-2070
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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VanDana Jain
(319) 272-2800
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Cassandra Sue Foens, MD
(319) 272-2800
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Sartori Mem Hosp, Cedar Falls, Ia; Covenant Med Ctr, Waterloo, Ia; Allen Mem Hosp, Waterloo, Ia
Group Practice: Clinical Radiologists

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Joginder Singh, MD
(319) 272-2700
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1979

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Jasjeet Sangha, MD
(319) 232-1290
1831 Pinehurst Ln
Waterloo, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Allen Mem Hosp, Waterloo, Ia
Group Practice: Cedar Valley Medical Spec

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Cassandra S Foens
(319) 272-2800
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Mohammed T Masri
(319) 272-2700
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Mukund Nadipuram, MD
(319) 272-2070
200 E Ridgeway Ave Ste 400
Waterloo, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1975

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Mohammad Tawfik A Masri, MD
(319) 272-2070
200 E Ridgeway Ave Ste 400
Waterloo, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Jordan, Fac Of Med, Amman, Jordan
Graduation Year: 1989

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Cassandra Foens
(319) 272-2800
200 E Ridgeway Ave
Waterloo, IA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Clinical Radiologists

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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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