Barcelona, Nov 5. (EFE) .- Former ERC leader Josep Lluís Carod-Rovira announced this Wednesday that he has managed to overcome duodenal cancer “thanks to the science and humanity of the staff” of the Joan XXIII Hospital in Tarragona.
On October 25, his family issued a statement in which he explained that Carod-Rovira, 68, was admitted to the Joan XXIII, where he had undergone the removal of a tumor.
Through Twitter, Carod-Rovira announced his cure: “I have overcome duodenal cancer, thanks to the science and humanity of the Joan XXIII staff. There is never victory without struggle and suffering. The desire to return to the bottom of the cannon for the country, culture and freedom. Health and republic! “, has written.
After his announcement, the former vice president of the Government and former president of ERC has received expressions of affection on social networks, including that of Agustí Colomines, one of the promoters and ideologues of JxCat in 2017, who has explained that he also fights against cancer .
“Your victory gives us strength to those of us who are currently fighting to overcome our cancer with the invaluable help, in my case, of the doctors at the Hospital Clínic,” Colomines wrote.
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