Thankfully she's okay.
E! News correspondent Maria Menounos has opened up in a big way, revealing that she underwent surgery last month to have a golf ball-sized benign tumor removed.
The tumor was discover in February, and was 99.9% removed back on June 8th in a 7 hour surgery.
The network also revealed today that Maria would be leaving after 3 years, saying in a statement that Maria will tackle her health struggles "with the same fierce dedication she is known for.”
Maria said about her departure from E! News:
“I am so grateful for the past three years at E!, I had such an amazing time co-hosting with Jason Kennedy and working every day with the wonderful roster of talent on the show including producers, staff and crew,”
“It was such a special, good-hearted group and one I’ll always consider family. A special thank you to Frances Berwick and Adam Stotsky for all the support they have shown me through the years especially during these tough times. I will truly miss everyone and looking forward to this next chapter in my life.”She broke the story to PEOPLE magazine.
Sending Maria and her family all of the love during this time.