Source Pravda.Ru

Tragedy in Sen. Edwards family: wife diagnosed with invasive ductal cancer

According to the latest report, the wife of Senator John Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards will need to undergo additional tests in order to determine how far her breast cancer has advanced.

Mrs. Edwards was diagnosed with invasive ductal cancer, the most common type of &to=http://english.pravda.ru/main/2002/08/22/35076.html' target=_blank>breast cancer. It can spread from the milk ducts to other parts of the breast and beyond.

"Elizabeth is as strong a person as I've ever known," Edwards, a senator from North Carolina, said in a statement Thursday. "Together, our family will beat this."