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Pele’s cancer has advanced, says hospital

Pele’s cancer has progressed, a statement from the Sao Paulo hospital where the 82-year-old Brazil legend is being treated has confirmed...

Pele’s cancer has advanced, says hospital
Pele’s cancer has advanced, says hospital

Pele’s cancer has progressed, a statement from the Sao Paulo hospital where the 82-year-old Brazil.

legend is being treated has confirmed.

nnThe three-time World Cup winner has been in hospital for three weeks.

nnHis daughter wrote on Instagram that he would spend Christmas in the facility.

nnA statement issued by the Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein said Pele requires greater care related.

to renal and cardiac dysfunctions because of the cancer progression.

nnPele had a tumour removed from his colon in September 2021 and has since had.

regular treatment.

nnOur Christmas at home has been suspended, wrote Pele’s daughter, Kely Nascimento.

nnWe decided with the doctors that, for various reasons, it would be better for us.

to stay here with all the care that this new family at Einstein gives us.

nnJust after he was admitted, a statement issued by the hospital said Pele had a.

good response to treatment for respiratory infection care and added he was undergoing a reassessment.

of chemotherapy treatment.

nnPele is Brazil’s all-time leading men’s scorer with 77 goals in 92 games and he.

helped his country win the World Cup in 1958, 1962 and 1970.

nnBrazil players paid tribute to Pele after their last-16 win over South Korea during the.

2022 World Cup, holding up a banner with his name and picture.

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