LOS ANGELES, Aug 2 (Reuters) – American comic Kathy Griffin stated on Monday that she had been recognized with lung most cancers though she has by no means been a smoker.
Griffin, 60, stated in social media postings that she would bear surgical procedure to take away a part of a lung, and that medical doctors had been optimistic concerning the final result.
“I’ve most cancers. I am about to enter surgical procedure to have half of my left lung eliminated. Sure, I’ve lung most cancers though I’ve by no means smoked!” Griffin wrote.
“The medical doctors are very optimistic as it’s stage one and contained to my left lung,” she added.
Griffin, a two-time Emmy winner, has been out of the highlight since 2017, when she misplaced jobs and sponsorships after posing with a faux severed head depicting then-U.S. President Donald Trump in what was supposed to be a joke. The Secret Service opened an investigation into the incident however no authorized motion was taken towards Griffin.
Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Enhancing by Invoice Berkrot