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      Hugh Jackman has another cancerous growth removed

      NEW YORK (AP) - Hugh Jackman has had another cancerous growth removed.

      The 45-year-old actor attended the premiere of his latest film, "X-Men: Days of Future Past" Saturday night with a bandage over his nose. He told The Associated Press he had a basal-cell carcinoma removed two nights earlier.

      Jackman said learned the results of a recent biopsy earlier on Thursday, and had it removed right after.

      Basal-cell carcinoma is a slow-growing form of skin cancer. Jackman was treated for same disease last year but said the prognosis was good: "It's all out now."

      But he urges others to "get checkups and wear sunscreen."

      He says he hopes kids will listen to X-Men character Wolverine, or at least the man who plays him, and be smart about their health.
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