Entertainment Nile Rodgers reveals he has had cancer surgery

08:05  07 december  2017
08:05  07 december  2017 Source:   news.sky.com

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Musician Nile Rodgers has revealed he recently underwent cancer surgery and that his prognosis is "100% recovery". The Chic co-founder said doctors had discovered a "mysterious growth" on his right kidney that turned out to be "two different cancers within one mass".

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Nile Rodgers on stage with Chic at Glastonbury in June © Getty Nile Rodgers on stage with Chic at Glastonbury in June

Chic co-founder Nile Rodgers has revealed he has undergone surgery to remove a cancerous growth on his kidney.

The 65-year-old singer, writing on his blog, says his prognosis is "100% recovery" but that the diagnosis has delayed some of his plans for 2018.

He revealed the cancer - described as "two different cancers within one mass" - was discovered during a hospital stay when he was suffering from E.coli.

He wrote: "After the last seven years of amazing life, I would have never believed that my body would be invaded by another cancer.

"CANCER REALLY? I'm done. 2018 here I come!"

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Nile Rodgers detailed a series of health battles in an intimate new blog post, revealing that he recently underwent cancer surgery . “After the last seven years of amazing life, I would have never believed that my body would be invaded by another cancer ,” he said.

Chic co-founder Nile Rodgers has revealed he has undergone surgery to remove a cancerous growth on his kidney. He wrote: "After the last seven years of amazing life, I would have never believed that my body would be invaded by another cancer .

Rodgers was diagnosed with an aggressive form of prostate cancer in 2010, but was given the all clear three years later.

In his blog, he said he was more "relaxed" and "calm" with the diagnosis this time.

He revealed he "did a lot of gigging and a lot of flying" before returning to Brooklyn, New York, to undergo surgery on the cancer at Strong Memorial Hospital.

The singer is set to appear alongside his band Chic in central London on New Year's Eve after performing at Glastonbury this year.

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