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She Had Double Mastectomy In 2013

Saturday, Dec 3, 2016, 1:26 pm

In February 2013, Angelina Jolie underwent a preventive double mastectomy surgery to reduce the risk of breast cancer. She had 87% risk of developing breast cancer as her mother and grandmother suffered from the condition. Angelina Jolie's mom, Marcheline Bertrand, died of ovarian cancer in 2007 at 56. Bertrand also battled breast cancer during her final years. Jolie had multiple cosmetic reconstruction surgeries in the subsequent months to get breast implants. In 2015, she was diagnosed with early signs of ovarian cancer and had her ovaries removed.

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