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John Daly is Battling Cancer

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Two-time major champ John Daly revealed on PGA Tour Champions Learning Center that he has been diagnosed with bladder cancer.

Wishing him all the best.

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My brother in law had it, and he under went 3 treatments, and it took care of it. John must have a more advanced, or aggressive type. Sure hope they caught it in time.

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Just did some research... fascinating stuff.  85% is the chance of the cancer returning if you do nothing else.  If you get 6 follow-up BCG treatments (a liquid placed in your bladder via a catheter that promotes your body to heal itself), one treatment per week, the survival rate is 95.4% over 5 years.   I am sure John's doctors have discussed this immunotherapy with him if his cancer was not aggressive or invading the bladder walls.  John's a better golfer than a doctor.  Wishing you the best, John.

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Bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) treatment can help prevent cancer from returning following surgery for early-stage bladder cancer...

 

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8 hours ago, dennyjones said:

This is something we all can agree.   Cancer sucks.   Here's hoping he's able to fight it successfully.  

Cancer sucks for sure. Get well Mr Daly.

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