‘RHOM’ Star Guerdy Abraira Reveals She Has Breast Cancer

Guerdy Abraira on Watch What Happens Live. (Credit: YouTube)

Real Housewives of Miami star Guerdy Abraira has received an outpouring of support after revealing she’s been diagnosed with breast cancer.

Abraira took to Instagram Wednesday, saying she received the diagnosis after a routine checkup.

“In March, I found out some news about my health. I was in St. Barts having the time of my life when my doctor called me with results following a regular mammogram checkup.” she began her post. “I have breast cancer.”

“It took me a while to process it all and this is why I took a break from social media last month as many noticed. Many of you reached out to check on me and I am thankful for your caring gestures,” she continued.

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The event designer, 45, said she is preparing for surgery and waiting for doctors to give her a treatment plan.

“This process is definitely intense and what I ask of you is empowerment not pity,” she added.

Abraira urged her followers to take care of their health.

“I am lucky that this breast cancer was discovered at an early stage – it is still scary of course, but I have love and support from those around me and that alone is the fuel that I need,” she continued. “For those who do not get health checks regularly, I urge you to. Your life depends on it.”

More than 20,000 people replied to the post with words of encouragement and support.

One person wrote, “Sending love and prayers your way. And looking forward to you coming out of this stronger than ever. God Bless!!”

Another added, “Wishing you a speedy recovery! Sending prayers for good news!”

Another person replied, “You have thousands of Bravo fans you’ve never met behind you. Sending lots of prayers!!! You got this!”