American YouTuber and internet personality is known for his Minecraft videos and live streams on his YouTube channel, as well as his involvement in the Dream SMP, Alexander, popularly known as Technoblade passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at the age of 23. He died battling cancer and may have been wondering when he was diagnosed with the said cancer that led to his untimely death.
In this article, we will be learning more about him, especially about the illness that led to his death to know when he was diagnosed with it and what type of cancer killed him.
When did Technoblade get cancer?
He was diagnosed with the cancer that led to his untimely death in August 2021. It could be recalled that, on August 28, 2021, Technoblade announced in a video uploaded on his YouTube channel that he was diagnosed with sarcoma, an uncommon type of cancer that grows in the bones and soft tissues like the muscles, tendons, and blood vessels.
He battled cancer barely a year before his sudden death. He has gone through several cancer treatments including chemotherapy and radiation therapy that proved unsuccessful, as his therapist stated that his arm would potentially need to be amputated. In December 2021, Technoblade successfully underwent a limb salvage operation with his arm intact but he couldn’t survive cancer as he passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022.