Breast Cancer Fighter Stories - Fred DelGrosso and Denise DelGrosso Gilliland

<img src="/images/Multi_Media/wearecentralpa/nxd_media/img/jpg/2009_10/8c1d3507-9e55-f714-1165-b4c6c968875a/raw.jpg" alt=" " style="width: 205px; height: 178px" width="205" align="left" height="178" />Fred DelGrosso is a breast cancer survivor.&nbsp; His daughter Denise DelGrosso Gilliland was recently diagnosed.&nbsp; Hear more about their story in special report &quot;Like Father, Like Daughter.&quot;<br /><br />
Fred DelGrosso, Sr is a breast cancer survivor.  Because his two sisters also had the disease, doctors tested Fred to see if he was a carrier of the breast cancer gene, and he was.

Fred has 6 children, his 3 daughters decided to go through the testing as well.  Only 1 tested positive, his daughter Denise.

A few weeks ago, doctors found a small mass from Denise's MRI.  At the age of 43, Denise found out she has breast cancer.

Fred and Denise share their story with Amy Mearkle in a special report "Like Father Like Daughter", on WTAJ News at 6 on October 1st.
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