Leader's former doctor: Chavez has less than two years to live

Rick Moran
Hugo Chavez, who has been undergoing intensive chemotherapy treatment in Cuba for cancer, has less than two years to live according to his former personal physician. Fox News: Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez likely has less than two years to live, his former doctor said, as the ailing firebrand traveled to Cuba for a checkup following cancer treatment. Chavez, 57, has been through four rounds of chemotherapy in Cuba since revealing he had a cancerous tumor removed in June. But Venezuela has provided few details about the exact nature of the cancer, aside from that it was in the pelvic area. Salvador Navarrete, his former personal surgeon, told Mexican newspaper Milenio Semanal on Sunday that the leader's condition likely was worse than publicly admitted. The doctor described the prognosis as "not good." He added, "When I say this, I mean that he has no more than two years to live." Navarrete said Chavez likely was suffering from either a tumor in his pelvis or a sarcoma, which would...(Read Full Post)

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