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WLS Traffic Reporter Roz Varon Says Breast Cancer Surgery Was ‘Very Successful’

WLS traffic reporter Roz Varon says her latest breast cancer surgery was “very successful.”

“I get my final pathology reports on Friday. As long as they don’t find any new invasive cancer — and they say the chances of that are very low — we go ahead as scheduled,” Varon said in a YouTube video. “In about a month I will start radiation treatment for six weeks.”

Varon, a two-time breast cancer survivor, says she expects to be back on the Chicago ABC O&O’s morning newscast Monday. [h/t Robert Feder]

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WLS Traffic Reporter Roz Varon to Undergo Surgery for Breast Cancer

Roz Varon, the morning traffic and transportation reporter at Chicago’s WLS, has revealed that she will undergo surgery for breast cancer today (video after the jump).

“After seven years of being cancer free, my doctors found a new breast cancer,” Varon, a two-time breast cancer survivor, said on the ABC O&O’s morning newscast Monday. “…It’s in its earliest stage, stage zero. So don’t worry. It’s non-invasive, it’s very treatable.”

Varon said she expects to return to WLS on September 23. [h/t Robert Feder] Read more