Prostate Cancer

Tiger King Joe Exotic says he has been diagnosed with aggressive form of prostate cancer [Video]

Joseph Maldonado, known as Joe Exotic on the 2020 Netflix docuseries “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of prostate cancer, according to a letter written by Maldonado.

“It is with a sad face that I have to tell you the doctors called me in today to break the news that my prostate biopsy came back with an aggressive cancer. I am still waiting on the results from other test as well,” he wrote in a letter provided to CNN by his attorney John M. Phillips.

“Right now, I don’t want anyone’s pity,” he added.

Maldonado has been undergoing medical treatment and tests for a host of issues, according to his attorney.

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“The PSA test is a blood test used primarily to screen for prostate cancer. It was high. He finally obtained biopsies. They revealed cancer. Medical care is …

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Cancer Education Series: Beyond Prostate Cancer - 07/27/2022 [Video]

The Cancer Education Series on July 27, 2022 featured Ryan Dornbier, M.D. with the Urology Center of Iowa. In this session, Dr. Dornbier discusses prostate cancer recovery and survivorship. For more information on the Cancer Education Series please visit #CancerEducationSeries #SupportMercyOneDSM #IAmMercyOne