The diagnosis has just been made … Hospitalized on the weekend of January 9-10, 2021, Dustin Diamond has stage 4 cancer. Following the announcement of his hospitalization earlier this week, a representative confirmed on his Facebook page: “We can confirm that Dustin has cancer. He will give you more information as soon as it is available. He has already planned to move forward. But we ask that you respect his privacy in these hard times. All your prayers will be welcome. ” His friend Dan Block explained to The Sun, “It all started with a tumor in his neck. He had a huge lump, it was really visible. He was afraid someone would notice it, take pictures and have them look at them. online sharing. “
While it was revealed that the 44-year-old comedian was in great pain, one of his representatives on Today Sun: “He’s going to get tested. He’s been taken to a hospital in Florida. We hope he will recover quickly. ” For Entertainment Weekly, he clarified that the star is undergoing chemotherapy for cancer and will remain in the hospital for at least a week before deciding if he can return to his family. “By next week we will have a much better understanding of the severity of his condition and the treatments he will need to feel better,” he added.
“We remain convinced that he will overcome this”
If Dustin Diamond has remained close to the stars of Saved by the Bell, only Mario Lopez, who lent his features to Slater, reacted to the sad news. On social media, it is by sharing two pictures that the star revealed: “I made contact with Dustin earlier in the evening and although the news of his diagnosis is heartbreaking, we remain convinced that he will overcome this . Pray for him and his family and for a speedy recovery. May God protect him. ” While the comedian has a history of cancer in his family, his fans are now very worried and support him on social networks as well …
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