ATLANTA (AP) — Jimmy Carter’s grandson says no cancer was detected the last time the former president underwent a scan.
Jason Carter told The Associated Press in a text message that his grandfather “told me that the doctors couldn’t find any cancer in his most recent scan.”READ MORE: MLK Day Parade Cancelled For Second Straight Year
It was not immediately known when the scan took place, or when Carter received the news from his grandfather.READ MORE: Kings Place Adrian Kempe In COVID-19 Protocols
The elder Carter apparently shared the good news before giving a Sunday School lesson at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown of Plains, Georgia. Jill Stuckey, a church leader who was present, said Carter had announced that a brain scan this week showed no cancer.
Carter, 91, announced in August that he had been diagnosed with melanoma that spread to his brain.MORE NEWS: Pedestrian Found Dead On Roadway In El Monte
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