Medical tests confirm cancer growth, says Nawaz about Kulsoom’s health

  • Please pray for Kulsoom's good health and well being of all patients in the world: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan

LONDON – Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif confirmed on Thursday that the recently conducted positron emission tomography (PET) and gallium scan had pointed out cancer growth in her wife, Kulsoom Nawaz’s body.

In a brief interaction with newsmen in London, Nawaz Sharif said that his wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was undergoing radiotherapy and six chemotherapy sessions had been done.

The Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz ‘Quaid for life’ said that the doctors had advised going for radiotherapy, as Begum Kulsoom had already undergone surgeries, Geo News reported.

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“There were also other issues due to which she has had to be admitted to the hospital, please pray for her good health and well being of all the patients in the world.” said the former premier.

Begum Kulsoom travelled to the British capital in August last year, where she was diagnosed with Lymphoma. Currently, she is admitted to the Princess Grace Hospital in London.

Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam had arrived in London on Wednesday night to inquire after the health of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. High Commissioner Syed Ibne Abbas welcomed the former lawmaker at London’s Heathrow Airport.