Jimmy Carter in a statement Wednesday said cancer has spread from his liver after recent surgery.
‘”Recent liver surgery revealed that I have cancer that now is in other parts of my body,” the 90-year-old former president said.
Carter is being treated at Emory Hospital in Atlanta and promised a “more complete statement will be made when more facts are known, possibly next week.”
His family has been plagued with a history of pancreatic cancer. Carter’s father and three siblings died from the disease. Read more at The Carter Center.