Mark Hoppus has acquired the “absolute best information” following what gave the impression to be a dire cancer diagnosis.
“Scans point out that the chemo is working!” the Blink-182 frontman, 49, shared on Twitter Monday. “I nonetheless have months of therapy forward, nevertheless it’s the very best information.”
Hoppus realized final week he has Stage 4 lymphoma, which he defined on the time means the most cancers has “entered 4 completely different components of my physique.”
The musician mentioned Monday he felt “grateful,” “confused” and “additionally sick” from the chemo.
“However the poison the docs pump into me and the type ideas and needs of the folks round me are destroying this most cancers,” he added. “Simply gonna maintain combating…”
Followers commented with phrases of encouragement, with one particular person writing, “Mark, you’ve pulled so many out of darkish locations by your unbelievable power and music. Sending the identical power again to you and want you a speedy restoration. All of the love x.”
Hoppus has remained constructive all through his prognosis, beforehand telling followers during a livestream, “We’re beating this most cancers. It’s only a matter of time.”
The “All of the Small Issues” singer first announced he was battling the deadly disease in June, revealing on the time that he had already undergone months of chemo.
“It sucks and I’m scared, and on the identical time I’m blessed with unbelievable docs and household and buddies to get me by this,” he wrote on Instagram. “I nonetheless have months of therapy forward of me however I’m making an attempt to stay hopeful and constructive.”
Hoppus’ bandmates Travis Barker and Tom DeLonge have each publicly expressed their support.
“Mark is my brother and I like and assist him,” Barker told E! News in a statement. “I shall be with him each step of the way in which on stage and off and might’t look ahead to us to play collectively once more quickly.”
DeLonge, who left the band in 2015, added via Twitter, “I too, have been conscious of @markhoppus’s most cancers prognosis for awhile now. And so as to add to his personal phrases that he used at this time, I might additionally wish to say that he’s sturdy, and a super-human who’s pushing by this tough impediment with a wide-open coronary heart.”