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Dr.JonDavid Pollock
(304) 243-3490
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Gregory Stephen Merrick
(304) 243-3490
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Gregory Stephen Merrick, MD
(304) 243-3490
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv
Group Practice: Schiffler Oncology Ctr

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Carlos A Vasquez, MD
2101 Jacob St Ste 302
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac De Colombia, Fac De Med, Bogota, Colombia
Graduation Year: 1966

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Thomas Michael Przybysz, MD
(304) 242-9350
10 Medical Park Ste 101
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Ohio Valley Med Ctr, Wheeling, Wv; Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv

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Sushil K Mehrotra, MD
(304) 232-1122
2101 Jacob St Ste 302
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Ohio Valley Med Ctr, Wheeling, Wv; Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv

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Leonidas Castro, MD
(304) 234-8561
125 Poplar Ave
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jondavid Pollock
(304) 243-3490
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Manish Monga, MD
(304) 243-6442
20 Medical Park Ste 202
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1994

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Jondavid Pollock, MD
(304) 243-3490
1 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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