Instagram Story last night to share the happy news with his 1.3 million followers.Sharing a picture of his arm while doctors drew blood, Mark announced: "Very grateful today."My scan came back clean and I'm cancer-free."Thankful for every day I get to be here.
Love you all."Mark has been taking to social media to give fans regular updates on his health battle since he was diagnosed last year.He initially disclosed accidentally on social media that he had received the news he had stage 4 diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.The bassist later deleted the post and shared a statement explaining he had been undergoing cancer treatment.He wrote: "For the past three months I've been undergoing chemotherapy for cancer."I have cancer.
It sucks and I'm scared, and at the same time I'm blessed with incredible doctors and family and friends to get me through this."Back in December, Mark said his cancer diagnosis had left him in a "dark place" and with the feeling he was "due" some tragedy in his life.He said: "I had a really dark time after finding out."I went through this whole period of like, not why me, but of course me.
Why wouldn't it be me?"We've had so much good luck and good fortune, and things have kind of fallen into place for me specifically for so long, that of course I was due.