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Kim Woo Bin Diagnosed With Nasopharyngeal Cancer

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Best wishes for Kim Woo Bin, hope he will get well soon!

On May 24, Kim Woo Bin‘s agency, Sidus HQ, made a statement regarding the actor’s health condition.

It said: “While carrying out his schedules, Kim visited a hospital after sensing abnormalities in his body. He was later diagnosed with Nasopharyngeal cancer.”

Nasopharyngeal cancer is a rare type of head and neck cancer. It starts in the upper part of the throat behind the nose.

(Sidus HQ)

According to the company, Kim has already started the treatment with drug and radiation.

Initially, the actor is in plans to begin filming for his upcoming film Docheong. However, the shooting process will now be temporarily delayed until his health condition gets better.

In another news, Kim Woo Bin recently wrapped up his Asia tour on April 8. The tour made stops in four Asian countries, including Macao, Japan, Chinese Taipei, and Thailand.

The star has enjoyed sky-high popularity through his role in TV drama Uncontrollably Fond, starring with Miss A‘s Suzy, and the Korean action film Master with senior actors Lee Byung-hun and Gang Dong Won.

 

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