Celebrities who have battled cancer

Published On: Oct 15 2013 07:37:01 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 20 2016 12:37:24 PM CDT

Cancer is a disease that doesn't discriminate, even when it comes to fame and fortune. Click on to see some celebrities who have battled cancer.

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Shannen Doherty/Instagram via CNN

"Beverly Hills 90210" and "Charmed" star Shannen Doherty, who confirmed in August 2015 that had been diagnosed with breast cancer five months earlier, posted photos to her Instagram account on Tuesday night showing her shaving her head as she battles the disease. She's seen here in one of the photos with her friend, model Anne Marie Kortright, and her mother, Rosa Doherty. Click on to see some celebrities who have battled cancer.

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