Star of Korean drama, The Heirs, Kim Woo Bin has been diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer after experiencing abnormal symptoms. In a Soompi report, the actor's label confirmed the news to the media and he will be receiving approriate treatments and medication for the time being.
"Kim Woo Bin recently noticed something abnormal about his body while he was in the midst of multiple schedules. When he went to the hospital to see what is was, he received a diagnosis for nasopharyngeal cancer," the Sidus HQ agency said. "Thankfully, they said it's not too late to receive treatment, so he has started radiation therapy and is taking medication. He will be focusing on treatment so that he can return with a healthier image. We are currently discussing his schedule due to his treatment. We ask for your support and encouragement."
Nasopharyngeal cancer is a rare disease of the head and neck which starts in the upper part of the throat, behind the nose - an area called nasopharynx.
We wish Kim Woo Bin all the best in his battle against cancer!