June 13, 1995 in Nation/World

Cancerous Kidney Removed From Cardinal

Compiled From Wire Services

Surgeons took out a cancerous kidney from Cardinal Joseph Bernardin on Monday, along with a golf-ball-sized mass on his pancreas that they said might also be malignant.

“For the moment the news is good,” said Dr. Gerard V. Aranha, the chief surgeon. “Even if it was cancerous, it was small and contained.”

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