After the untimely death of Dolphy, singer and actress Zsa Zsa Padilla revealed that she was diagnosed with stage 1 kidney cancer.
There a malignant growth the size of a golf ball inside her kidney, as her doctor at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles breaking the news of her illness.
“The first time I saw Dr. Folkes, he immediately told me it was malignant. So when I heard that word ‘malignant,’ I said, ‘Oh man, I have cancer.’ I went back the next day for blood work and a scan and it showed the same thing — almost a 3 centimeters growth — and he advised for it to be taken out,” she said
According to her, she will have a surgery on August 27. And if it’s successful remove, she will be out of the hospital for two days. She will be back to work in a month.
“This is the first stage. Once it’s remove, I’ll be cancer-free. I’m going to take care of myself and eat well,” she added