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Tumor recently removed from Nuggets' Nene malignant

Updated: January 22, 2008, 6:23 PM ET
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The Brazilian magazine Epoca has reported, and the Denver Nuggets have confirmed, that the tumor recently removed from the right testicle of their power forward Nene was indeed malignant.

The team said the tumor was discovered early and tests showed the cancer was isolated.

"The recovery rate is extremely high. In addition, the odds of a recurrence are very small," the Nuggets said in a written statement.

It said Nene was doing well ...

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