Ford’s attending physician Cohen who is a surgeon of Toronto Mount Sinai Hospital Ford due to severe abdominal pain accepted examination last week, doctors found a 12 cm × 12 cm malignantin his body. This is a rare kind of cancer tumors, with strong aggressiveness; it may have been grown in his body for two to three years
According to Cohen’s statement, in all types of cancer, this malignancy
prevalence rate was only 1%. However, compared
to the other tumors, has more obvious chemotherapy effects. His was optimistic
to Ford’s treatment.
“According to the plan, originally therapy was chemotherapy, which may
require radiation, surgery, or may not, all of these depended on the response of
patients receiving initial treatment and follow-up treatment,” Cohen said.
He said that Ford will accept the first round chemotherapy with two rounds in
48 hours, will accept further examination in the next 40 days, to assess tumor
responses to treatment.