Celebrities who have battled cancer

POSTED: 05:37 AM PDT Oct 15, 2013    UPDATED: 08:01 AM PDT Apr 14, 2015 

Actress Rita Wilson recently revealed that she underwent a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with a form of breast cancer. Click on to see her and other celebrities who have battled cancer.

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At the age of 3, "Columbo" actor Peter Falk was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer that must be treated quickly because it develops rapidly. Within two days, his tumor was removed along with his right eye. He used a prosthetic eye for the rest of his life.


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