Wilson Faces Cancer Fight

British music mogul ANTHONY WILSON has been diagnosed with cancer. The 56-year-old, who launched the careers of HAPPY MONDAYS and NEW ORDER, was rushed to hospital earlier last month (14JAN07) to undergo life-saving surgery to remove a kidney. The cancer was spotted in a return visit to his doctors when - two minutes into a check-up - worried medical staff identified there was something "seriously wrong" with his right lung. A scan then revealed his right kidney was "completely consumed" by cancer. Wilson will now begin an intensive chemotherapy course at Manchester's Christie Hospital.


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