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June 02, 2008

Kennedy To Undergo Brain Surgery Today

Senator Ted Kennedy will be going into hospital today for brain surgery to remove a malignant tumour. in a prepared statement he said...

...he would have "targeted surgery followed by chemotherapy and radiation."

"This morning, I will be undergoing surgery with Dr Allan Friedman at Duke University Medical Centre and expect to remain there to recuperate for approximately one week," Mr Kennedy said in a statement.

"I am deeply grateful to the people of Massachusetts and to my friends, colleagues and so many others across the country and around the world who have expressed their support and good wishes as I tackle this new and unexpected health challenge,"

He went on to say...

"After completing treatment, I look forward to returning to the United States Senate and to doing everything I can to help elect Barack Obama as our next president.”


US Senator Edward Kennedy to Undergo Brain Surgery
Voice of America - 48 minutes ago
By VOA News A statement from US Senator Edward Kennedy's office says he will undergo brain surgery Monday, at Duke University in North Carolina. ...
Kennedy Will Undergo Surgery for Brain Tumor Today (Update1)
Bloomberg - 1 hour ago
By Nadine Elsibai Kennedy, a Massachusetts Democrat, said in a statement he will recuperate in the hospital in Durham, North Carolina, for about a week, ...
Sen. Ted Kennedy to Undergo Surgery today for His Brain Tumor at ...
ABC News - 1 hour ago
Sen. Edward Kennedy said today he will undergo surgery this morning at Duke University Medical Center as part of his treatment for a cancerous brain tumor. ...
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Reuters - 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US Sen. Edward Kennedy, a leading Democrat and patriarch of a prominent US political dynasty, said he would undergo surgery on Monday ...
Senator Ted Kennedy to have brain surgery today
Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom - 1 hour ago
By Our Foreign Staff Senator Edward Kennedy will undergo brain surgery today in an attempt to treat a malignant brain tumour which threatens the veteran ...
Kennedy to Undergo Surgery for Brain Tumor
Washington Post, United States - 2 hours ago
By Debbi Wilgoren and Howard Schneider Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (D-Mass.) will undergo surgery this morning at Duke University to try and remove a highly ...
Kennedy to undergo brain surgery
BBC News, UK - 2 hours ago
US Senator Edward Kennedy is to undergo surgery on Monday for a brain tumour, according to a statement by his office. The senator for Massachusetts, 76, ...
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NEWS.com.au, Australia - 2 hours ago
US Senator Edward Kennedy in a statement said he will undergo surgery today at Duke University Medical Centre for treatment of a brain tumour diagnosed last ...
Sen. Kennedy to have cancer surgery
Reuters - 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US Sen. Edward Kennedy in a statement said he will undergo surgery on Monday at Duke University Medical Center for treatment of a ...
CNN: Kennedy having surgery today
USA Today - 2 hours ago
Sen. Edward Kennedy will have surgery this morning at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, CNN just reported. Kennedy, 76, was diagnosed with brain ...

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