Jimmy Carter Says That He Has Cancer – ABC News
Former President Jimmy Carter revealed that he has cancer following liver surgery, and said the disease spread to other parts of his body, according to a statement.
“Recent liver surgery revealed that I have cancer that now is in other parts of my body,” the former president, 90, said in a statement today. “I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory Healthcare.
“A more complete public statement will be made when facts are known, possibly next week.”
Carter served as president from 1977 to 1981.