Famous Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has laid down under the surgeon’s knife and has removed her both breasts. What pushed her to this serious act? Keep Reading.
The reason for such an operation served as a cancer risk. According to the actress, doctors diagnosed her 87 percent chance of breast cancer and a 50 percent chance of ovarian cancer. Jolie began treatment with the breast by making a pre-emptive double mastectomy. As a result of the treatment, according to doctors, the risk of breast cancer among Jolie fell from 87 percent to 5 percent.
The main reason for the operation, according to the actress, was the fact that her mother died of cancer at age 56. Jolie wrote that she wanted as long as possible to take care of their children and grandchildren, and not to leave them prematurely.