Sébastien Haller: Fears confirmed! His testicular tumor is malignant

Sebastien Haller
Fears confirmed! His tumor is malignant

Sebastien Haller

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Shock for BVB star Sébastien Haller: The footballer’s testicular tumor, which was diagnosed in mid-July, turned out to be malignant.

The histological findings of the new signing from Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund, Sébastien Haller, 28, confirmed the terrible fears: The testicular tumor that was recently diagnosed is malignant tissue. BVB announced this on its official website. Haller will have to “undergo chemotherapeutic treatment” due to the diagnosis and “Borussia Dortmund will be absent for several months”.

Sébastien Haller’s chances of recovery are “very good”

Haller will “now receive the best possible treatment. The chances of recovery are very good. We wish him and his family a lot of strength and optimism and our thoughts are with him during this difficult time,” it said. To protect the privacy of the player, we ask for your understanding that no further details on Haller’s health history will be shared beyond this announcement.

The testicular tumor was found in mid-July during the training camp in Bad Ragaz, Switzerland, after Haller complained that he was unwell. The player then traveled back to Dortmund for further investigations.

Sources used: bvb.de


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