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Angie Everhart Diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer

Actress and model Angie Everhart’s rep has confirmed to “Extra” that the model, actress and mother has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer and will undergo surgery on Tuesday.

In an exclusive statement to “Extra” Angie’s rep says, “Word has been trickling out about supermodel/actress Angie Everhart’s health. She wants to set the record straight by letting everyone know that it is true that she has been diagnosed with thyroid cancer, however, the prognosis is very good."

The rep continued, “She will undergo surgery tomorrow (Tuesday, May 14) and expects to be back to work and to mommy duties in a few weeks. The most important reason she is revealing this information is to encourage people to learn about cancer prevention, its signs and treatment immediately.”

In addition, Angie "wants to thank everyone who has heard about it and expressed their support."