Japan's Empress Emerita Michiko has breast cancer completely removed

National Sep 20, 2019

Japan's Empress Emerita Michiko has breast cancer completely removed

Empress Emerita Michiko's breast cancer has been completely removed and no metastasis has been observed, the Imperial Household Agency said Friday. The agency announced the result of the final pathology examination of the 84-year-old former empress, who underwent successful surgery to remove stage 1 cancer ...

Empress Emerita Michiko to undergo breast cancer surgery on Sunday

National Sep 3, 2019

Empress Emerita Michiko to undergo breast cancer surgery on Sunday

Empress Emerita Michiko will undergo surgery for breast cancer on Sunday, the Imperial Household Agency announced Tuesday. The former empress has been diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer, with no clear signs of cancer metastasis, according to the agency. Empress Emerita Michiko will stay at the ...