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Osbourne's double mastectomy

Sharon Osbourne has revealed she has undergone a double mastectomy after taking the agonising decision to opt for surgery as a precaution against further cancer.

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Sharon Osbourne undergoes double mastectomy

Sharon Osbourne was a judge and mentor on ITV's The X Factor between 2004 and 2007. Credit: PA

Sharon Osbourne has revealed she has undergone a double mastectomy after taking the agonising decision to opt for surgery as a precaution against further cancer.

The former X Factor judge, who has already battled colon cancer a decade ago, made her choice after finding she carries a gene which increased the risk of developing breast cancer.

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