ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 15, 2013
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(New York: Paula Faris) The reaction to the announcement in the "New York Times" by actress Angelina Jolie she had a preventive double mastectomy due to having the high-risk BRCA breast cancer gene examined; details given about her plans to have her ovaries removed. [Ovarian cancer patient Niki QUASNEY- says it is about ovarian, as well as breast cancer.] [ABC's Dr. Jennifer ASHTON- explains removing ovaries after mastectomies.] Ovarian cancer statistics and risks in removing ovaries cited. [[In 2006 interview, JOLIE - comments.]
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