20-year-old Kelly Rothe released from hospital after double mastectomy

(WXYZ) - 20-year-old Kelly Rothe was released from Beaumont Hospital Saturday after undergoing a preventative double mastectomy.

Rothe successfully had the surgery on Friday, and made the decision to get it as a precaution.

Both her mother and her aunt died from breast cancer.

at 20 years old, she was Beaumont's youngest patient to ever have the procedure done.

According to the hospital, Rothe is in great spirits and looking forward to get home. She said she is amazed by all the well-wishes she has received.

20-year-old Kelly Rothe released from hospital after double mastectomy

 

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