Actress Victoria Ekanoye Reveals She Has Been Diagnosed With Cancer.

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G-Viral

The Nigerian-British actress made mention that she was diagnosed with DCIS on the 13th of October after going to the hospital for a lump she felt on her breast while breastfeeding her son.

I was diagnosed on October 13 with DCIS, which is Ductal carcinoma in situ. It basically means that cells have turned cancerous within the milk ducts.’

She further revealed that her mother had breast cancer at 41 and her mother’s sister at 39, which means it runs in her family.

Read what she said here

‘Back in July I was feeding Theo and I noticed there was a small lump protruding at the top of my left breast.’

‘My mum had breast cancer at 41, and her sister at 39 – so many people in my family, in fact. So I don’t really leave any time before I check these things…

‘I was diagnosed on the thirteenth of October with DCIS, which is Ductal carcinoma in situ. It basically means that cells have turned cancerous within the milk ducts… 

‘We’re being really optimistic, and positive, and really lucky that we’ve caught it as early as we have. I don’t know if lucky is the right word, but that’s how I feel.’

She had equally revealed earlier this year how she felt her baby would die during her traumatic three-days labour.

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