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Alton Barr Kremer, MD
(203) 227-2650
10 Bernhard Dr
Weston, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1981

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Eric Mazur
(203) 852-2368
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Hematology

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Richard Scott Zelkowitz, MD
(203) 845-2053
30 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1983

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Pradip Madhukar Pathare, MD
(203) 852-2713
24 Stevens St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Grant Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1973

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Andrea Ruskin, MD
(203) 845-2138
40 Cross St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1989

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Eric Michael Mazur, MD
(203) 852-2368
34 Maple St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1975

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Anthony G Coscia
(203) 845-4885
40 Cross St
Norwalk, CT
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Richard Carlysle Frank, MD
(203) 845-2132
40 Cross St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1989

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Kesav G Nair, MD
(203) 845-2128
40 Cross St Ste 400
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Univ Of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Graduation Year: 1970

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George F Zahrah, MD
(203) 845-2016
40 Cross St
Norwalk, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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