Alex Trebek has announced that he will need another round of chemotherapy. The Jeopardy! host revealed on GMA Tuesday, "This past summer we thought I was finished with chemo. That was a bit premature and certainly overly optimistic." Trebek said that he started immunotherapy but it didn't work. Alex said that under immunotherapy, his "numbers went south, dramatically and quickly."
Trebek said that he is keeping a positive outlook about his condition, saying, "worked very well the first time! So, we're expecting good results again."
Alex Trebek reveals that he will be undergoing more chemotherapy:
"This past summer, because I was making such good progress, we thought I was finished with chemo. . ..I began immunotherapy but that didnt go well at all. My numbers went south . . . The doctors are now re-examining my situation and it appears that I will more chemotherapy sessions ahead of me. Hey, it worked pretty well the first time so we are expecting good results again."AUDIO: ALEX TREBEK ANNOUNCES THAT HE HAS TO UNDERGO MORE CHEMOTHERAPY