Famous Women Who Underwent Double Mastectomies

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Angelina Jolie wrote an op-ed in the New York Times about her decision to make a pre-emptive strike against cancer, opting for a preventative double mastectomy. Her decision launched a worldwide discussion.
Angelina Jolie Announces Her Preventative Double Mastectomy (May 14) (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) Angelina Jolie wrote an op-ed in the New York Times about her decision to make a pre-emptive strike against cancer, opting for a preventative double mastectomy. Her decision launched a worldwide discussion.
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Celebrity Breat Cancer Survivors
Christina Applegate
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Guiliana Rancic
RESTON, VA - MARCH 23: TV Personality Guiliana Rancic speaks during the 2013 Get Radical Women's Conference at Hyatt Regency Reston on March 23, 2013 in Reston, Virginia. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)
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Sharon Osbourne- "I wish I'd never had my breasts done the last time," according to "New Magazine". (Credit: Getty Images)
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Comedian and Actress Wanda Sykes
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