LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- E! News host and reality television star Giuliana Rancic has revealed that she will have a double mastectomy, after lumpectomies failed to completely eradicate her breast cancer.
The 36-year-old Rancic and her husband, Bill, appeared on NBC's Today Show on Monday.
She said they considered another lumpectomy and radiation, but chose a most drastic double mastectomy to make sure the cancer is gone, and is less likely to return.
"At the end, to be honest, all it came down to was just choosing to live, and not looking over my shoulder for the rest of my life," Rancic said.
She said her husband Bill helped her reach the decision.
"He said, 'I don't care what you look like, I don't care about the physical portion of this. I just need you around for the next 50 years. So, let's just get you healthy."
Rancic added that she "couldn't be more at peace with the decision."
"But it's hard, and I still break down some nights," she said. "But I'm okay.
Rancic revealed that she was battling breast cancer during a Today Show appearance back in October.
She made the discovery during her recent attempt to get pregnant through IVF.
"It's been a shock," she said at the time.
"A lot of people have been asking, 'We saw that you went and got IVF, so what happened? Are you pregnant?' But sadly, we've had to put that off."
Rancic's struggles with infertility have been chronicled on her reality show, "Giuliana & Bill," which runs on the Style Network.
Rancic said the cancer was detected early, and her prognosis is good.
Rancic has vowed not to give up on having a baby, and said the process may have been a blessing in disguise.
"Had I gotten pregnant, a few years down the line I could have been a lot sicker. So this baby saved my life."
E! News Host Giuliana Rancic to Undergo Double Mastectomy
Rancic revealed she was battling breast cancer in October.
Giuliana Rancic (Getty Images)
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