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Thursday 2 October 2014

Michael Douglas says tumour is gone

Oscar winning actor Michael Douglas, who revealed in August that he had throat cancer, said yesterday that his tumour was gone and chances were good he had beaten cancer.

In an interview with US morning talk show 'Today', Douglas said: "I'll probably take a couple of months of getting checked out. But it's been a wild six-month ride."

"I think the odds are, with the tumor gone and what I know about this particular type of cancer, that I've got it beat."

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