Christina Applegate Had Breasts Removed To Beat Cancer

August 19, 2008

Actress Christina Applegate,  best known for the hit ABC show Samantha Who?, has  confirmed she has beaten breast cancer.  To beat it though, she had to go through a double mastectomy, having both of her breasts removed......Hollywood (ChattahBox) – Actress Christina Applegate, best known for the hit ABC show Samantha Who?, has confirmed she has beaten breast cancer. To beat it though, she had to go through a double mastectomy, having both of her breasts removed.

She made the announcement during an interview with ABC News’ Good Morning America on Tuesday morning.

She stated during the interview that she is now, “Absolutely 100 percent clear and clean. It did not spread. They got everything out, so I’m definitely not going to die from breast cancer.”

The publicist of Christina Applegate confirmed earlier in the month she was diagnosed with breast cancer after an MRI, and was going through treatment.

She had the surgery three weeks ago according to reports, and will have reconstructive surgery in the coming months.

She will be appearing on the Stand Up To Cancer telecast, whcih will air September 5th on ABC, NBC, and CBS.


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