John McCain di­ag­nosed with brain can­cer

The Hamilton Spectator - - CANADA & WORLD -

Clinic Hospi­tal in Phoenix said tests re­vealed “a pri­mary brain tu­mour known as a glioblas­toma” as­so­ci­ated with a blood clot above his left eye that was re­moved last week. “The Se­na­tor and his fam­ily are re­view­ing fur­ther treat­ment op­tions with his Mayo Clinic care team,” said the hospi­tal in a state­ment. “Treat­ment op­tions may in­clude a com­bi­na­tion of chemo­ther­apy and ra­di­a­tion.” McCain, 80, was treated for the blood clot last week. His of­fice an­nounced last Satur­day that he would be away from the Se­nate all of this week.

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