Representative Joaquin Castro Undergoes Cancer Surgery 

He anticipates returning to Washington, D.C., in a few weeks.

Representative Joaquin Castro of Texas has revealed that he had surgery Monday to remove gastrointestinal cancerous tumors. 

In a tweet, he said, “Today, I successfully underwent surgery to remove gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors. Last summer, doctors discovered these small, slow-growing, and mostly asymptomatic tumors after a series of tests., 

His prognosis is “good,” he said. The congressman will spend the next few weeks at his home in Texas before he returns to his duties in Washington. 

As the Lord Leads, Pray with Us…

  • For Congressman Castro to recuperate quickly and recover completely.
  • For wisdom the doctors and medical personnel who are attending the representative from Texas.

Sources: The Hill, Washington Examiner 


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