"My fear is visible," she wrote in the caption of her post. Shannen Doherty revealed in an Instagram post, shared on Tuesday, June 6, that her breast cancer had spread to her brain. Disturbing news, illustrated by a video of the actress in radiotherapy. She appears lying there, a mask on her face and her eyes misted with tears. "January 12, 2023," she commented. On January 5, my CT scan revealed metastases in my brain. Yesterday's video showed the process of adjusting the mask you wear during your brain radiation. On 12 January, the first round of write-offs took place."
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"I'm extremely claustrophobic, and there's a lot going on in my personal life. I am fortunate to have great doctors like Dr. Amin Mirahdi and the wonderful technicians from [Cedars-Sinai] by my side. But this fear... This upheaval... The timing of all this... That's what cancer can look like."
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"You are a warrior"
The heroine of Charmed (1998) was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015. And this, thanks to her dog Bowie, who constantly sniffed this part of her body, pushing her to take exams. A year later, the disease had spread to the lymph nodes of the actress. In May 2016, Shannen Doherty underwent a mastectomy, before announcing her remission in 2017. But in February 2020, she revealed the recurrence of her cancer, now stage 4.
A year later, she shared a snap of her bald skull during Breast Cancer Prevention Month. In April, the fifty-year-old had also filed for divorce from her former husband, photographer Kurt Iswarienko. Torments through which Shannen Doherty was able to count on the support of her best friend Sarah Michelle Gellar. "You are a warrior," commented the latter under the most recent post of the fifty-year-old.
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