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Kate Middleton Begins Preventative Chemotherapy Following Cancer Diagnosis

The Member of the British royal family, Kate Middleton, also known as Catherine, who has been all over the internet because of her disappearance, has finally broken her silence. The Princess of Wales has revealed that she has been diagnosed with cancer, reported NBC News.

In January 2024, Kate Middleton underwent major abdominal surgery. On March 22, Friday, Catherine took to the official Instagram account, posted a video message, and updated everyone about her current health condition.

Kate Middleton Diagnosed With Cancer

In the posted video, the Princess of Wales states that the abdominal surgery she had undergone was successful. Moreover, it showed no signs of a cancerous condition.

Tests that were conducted subsequently revealed the growth of cancer cells in her body.

Kate, dressed in a blue and white striped jumper and blue jeans, sitting on a garden bench, said,

“My medical team therefore advised that I should undergo a course of preventative chemotherapy, and I am now in the early stages of that treatment.”

About Kate Middleton’s Cancer Announcement Video

The Duchess looked tired and pale in the video. Until now, neither Kate nor Kensington Palace has revealed the nature or type of cancer the Princess has.

Kate Middleton added,

“It’s been an incredibly challenging few months for our family. However, I’ve been fortunate to have an exceptional medical team who have provided me with excellent care, for which I’m deeply thankful.”

“In January, I underwent significant abdominal surgery in London, initially believed to be non-cancerous. The surgery was successful, but post-operative tests revealed the presence of cancer. Consequently, my medical team recommended preventative chemotherapy treatment, which I’ve now begun.”

The Princess of Wales also praised William, her husband, as a “great source of comfort and reassurance during this time. This news was undoubtedly a shock, and William and I have prioritized processing and managing this privately for the well-being of our young family.”

Catherine shared that recovering from major surgery was challenging for her. Moreover, she took a lot of time to explain her health condition to her children.

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Prince Louis, 5, Princess Charlotte, 8, and Prince George, 10, were informed properly in a suitable manner before making the news of their health condition public. According to the Economic Times, Kate assured her children that she would be fit and fine soon, and everything will be okay.

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