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Busey to undergo surgery for removal of a tumor

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Doctors found a cancerous, plum-size tumor in actor Gary Busey's sinus cavity, and surgeons will remove the congenital growth this weekend.

The tumor was detected after the 52-year-old star began suffering severe nose bleeds, spokesman Jonathan Perry said Wednesday. Surgery was planned in Los Angeles Saturday.Busey, who has overcome problems with drugs and alcohol and survived a near-fatal motorcycle accident, said he was optimistic. "I have a good track record for survival," Busey said in an "American Journal" TV interview. "This is another notch in the gun butt,"

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