By Dana Gloger, April 24, 2008
An accountant has survived an 11-hour operation which doctors had warned him could end his life.
Jason Boas, 34, underwent complicated surgery on Saturday to remove a tumour from his pancreas. In last week’s JC, Mr Boas admitted: “I am petrified. I am scared to find out if the cancer has spread. It’s 50-50.”
His family had waited anxiously throughout the operation knowing there was a 15 per cent chance he would not come through it.
His father, Barry, said: “It was miraculous. The first thing he said when he came round and opened his eyes was: ‘Who won?’