Def Leppard Guitarist Vivian Campbell in Remission from Hodgkin's

Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell, who had been undergoing treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma, announced on his Facebook page that after several months of treatment he has been declared in remission by his doctors.

The musician first revealed that he had been diagnosed with Hodgkin's in June, two months after he began receiving treatment.

Campbell announces remission

On his Facebook page he wrote:

For anyone who gives a toss, after doing another PET scan and all the other follow up tests, then getting a second opinion etc., I'm officially in remission from Hodgies. That's the good news. The bad news is: I no longer have an excuse to not go to the gym.

A month ago, Campbell released a video on YouTube talking about his experience with Hodgkin's.

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