LOVE Island star Samie Elishi broke down in tears as she opened up about her most cancers scare after discovering a lump on her neck.
The 23-year-old shot to fame on this 12 months’s winter collection of the ITV2 relationship present.
Samie and northern hunk Tom Clare, 23 – who positioned third – gave the impression to be going from power to power since returning to the UK, however shocked followers earlier this week when it was revealed that they had cut up.
Earlier as we speak the Essex magnificence took to her YouTube channel to open up about why she “wasn’t in the best head area” to speak in regards to the break-up on social media.
Samie has been coping with some well being considerations – a lump that viewers identified to her, in addition to her family and friends whereas she was on our screens.
The previous property agent co-ordinator determined to go get it checked and has had ongoing exams, a biopsy and it was given a grade three by medical doctors.
Combating again the tears, Samie stated: “Mine was a ‘gray space’ in order that they could not inform – so they are not positive. They weren’t positive whether it is cancerous if it is not.
“So I’ve to have my half of my thyroid eliminated.”
The fact star went on to inform herself that she should not be upset as a result of she’s “so grateful” that folks messaged her so she’s caught it now, reasonably than later.
Samie continued: “However clearly it’s nonetheless actually scary. I am a younger lady. I am realising how frequent it’s.”
She then thanked Love Island 2020 star Demi Jones, 24, for documenting her thyroid most cancers journey on social media.
Samie defined that she has to have surgical procedure in 4 to 6 weeks to have half of her thyroid eliminated, in addition to the lump.
Then they’ll take a look at it to see if it is most cancers, and whether it is, she should have a second surgical procedure to have the opposite half eliminated.
Samie additionally spoke in regards to the current break-up.
“Me and Tom have damaged up,” she confirmed.
“It is ended on good phrases. Nobody’s performed something unhealthy to one another, there’s nonetheless tons and many love there. It simply wasn’t engaged on the skin and we each agreed on nearly all of the issues.
“There is no unhealthy blood there, me and Tom. I might by no means say a foul phrase about him and he would not about me.”
“We simply weren’t engaged on the skin. I really feel like while you come out of the villa you’ve got acquired a lot strain and so many different issues to fret about that performs an enormous consider a relationship.
“It was simply much more tough to take care of outdoors of the villa.”