Carcinophobia is the fear of cancer. The most notable carcinophobic person was comedian Jerry Seinfeld, notable for saying "What's the deal with cancer?" in front of a live audience. A few hours later, he was shot and killed outside of the New York City nightclub he was performing in by a man diagnosed with testicular cancer.


What's the deal with cancer?

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.