Brandi Glanville To Undergo Surgery For Breast Tumor

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'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Brandi Glanville on the set of Access Hollywood on November 5, 2012 -- Access Hollywood

Brandi Glanville is set to undergo surgery this week to remove a benign tumor from her breast, her rep confirms to Access Hollywood.

The 40-year-old "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" personality says she's "relieved it's going to be over with."

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"I'm anxious about the recovery but have great friends who will be playing nurse," Brandi told In Touch. "I'm ready to get it over with and feel better."

The reality star (and ex-wife of Eddie Cibrian) was alerted to the presence of the tumor after feeling ill for months.

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Doctors found the tumor, and concluded the mass was to blame for Brandi's symptoms. Fortunately, tests revealed the growth to be non-cancerous.

-- Erin O'Sullivan

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