Val Kilmer tells fans he doesn't have cancer: 'I love Michael Douglas but he is misinformed'

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Val Kilmer took to Facebook on Tuesday to refute Michael Douglas' recent comments claiming that he was diagnosed with cancer.

"I love Michael Douglas but he is misinformed," the 56-year-old Kiss Kiss Bang Bang star wrote in a lengthy post. "The last time I spoke to him was almost two years ago, when I asked him for a referral for a specialist to get a diagnosis for a lump in my throat."

"I ended up using a team at UCLA and have no cancer whatsoever," he continued. "I still have a swollen tongue and am rehabbing steadily."

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During a Q&A with Jonathan Ross at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England, on Sunday, Douglas told the crowd that Kilmer had been diagnosed with tongue cancer just like he had been in 2010.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: (L-R) Tobey Maguire, Owen Wilson and Val Kilmer attend The Broad Museum Black Tie Inaugural Dinner at The Broad on September 17, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 25: Val Kilmer (L) and his son Jack Kilmer attend a basketball game on Christmas between the Golden State Warriors and the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on December 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 16: Val Kilmer (R) and his son Jack Kilmer attend a basketball game between the Cleveland Cavaliers the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on January 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
MIAMI BEACH, FL - DECEMBER 03: Peter Brant and Val Kilmer attend the Best Buddies Art + Friendship Auction at a private residence on December 3, 2013 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Best Buddies)
SANTA MONICA, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Actor Val Kilmer attends the 23rd annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of 'The Two Gentlemen of Verona' at The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage on September 25, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 852 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actor Val Kilmer with host Jimmy Fallon during an interview on June 13, 2013 -- (Photo by: Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
AUSTIN, TX - NOVEMBER 02: Actor Val Kilmer acts on stage while filming the new Terrence Malick movie during day one of Fun Fun Fun Fest at Auditorium Shores on November 2, 2012 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 16: Val Kilmer (R) and his son Jack Kilmer attend a basketball game between the Cleveland Cavaliers the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on January 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 25: Val Kilmer (L) and his son Jack Kilmer attend a basketball game on Christmas between the Golden State Warriors and the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on December 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
In this Jan. 9, 2014 photo, Val Kilmer poses for a portrait in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
American actor Val Kilmer arrivies for the European Gala Charity Premiere of "The Saint" at the Empire cinema in central London Monday April 14, 1997. Kilmer plays the central character "Simon Templar", invented by author Leslie Charteris and screened on television in the 1960's and 70's with Roger Moore as the eponymous hero. (AP Photo/Rebecca Naden) *UNITED KINGDOM OUT*
Der amerikanische Schauspieler Val Kilmer bei der Unesco-Gala am Samstag, 8. Nov. 2003 in Neuss. (AP Photo/Hermann J. Knippertz) ---- US actor Val Kilmer at the Unesco-Charity Gala event for children in need in Neuss, Germany, on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003 (AP Photo/Hermann J. Knippertz)
Actor Val Kilmer arrives at the premiere of "Spider-Man 2" in Los Angeles, Tuesday, June 22, 2004. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)
Val Kilmer, center, performs as Moses alongside fellow cast members during the opening night of the new stage musical "The Ten Commandments" at the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles, Monday, Sept. 27, 2004. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
Val Kilmer arriving at the 'Red Dragon' world premiere at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City. September 30, 2002 . Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images
Matt Dillon and Val Kilmer at the Lewis-Tyson Pre-Fight Party hosted by Showtime Networks at The Pyramid in Memphis, Tn. Saturday, June 8, 2002. Photo by Kevin Winter/ImageDirect.
404324 14: Actor Val Kilmer (L) and director D.J. Caruso attend the premiere of the film 'The Salton Sea' April 23, 2002 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, CA. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)
Val Kilmer and Nicole Kidman during 1995 ShoWest in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 22: Actor Val Kilmer attends the 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards on January 22, 1994 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
UNITED STATES - circa 1990: Actor Val Kilmer. (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 2: Actor Val Kilmer attends the Liberty Hill Foundation's Eighth Annual Upton Sinclair Awards on May 2, 1990 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
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"Val was a wonderful guy who is dealing with exactly what I had, and things don't look to good for him," Douglas, 72, said of his former Ghost and the Darkness co-star. "My prayers are with him. That's why you haven't heard too much from Val lately."

While Kilmer categorically denies having cancer, he said he also harbor's no ill will toward the celebrated actor, writing, "Whatever led Michael Douglas to speculate about my health, he's a loving and devoted friend to a privileged group of talent people around the world, and I'm sure he meant no harm."

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Kilmer, an outspoken and life-long Christian Scientist, went on to say that some of his fans have "mistakenly thought my silence about my personal issues meant that somehow I wasn't being responsible to my health, because of my reliance on prayer and Love."

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Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones pose with their children Carys Zeta Douglas, left, and Dylan Micheal Douglas for photographers upon arrival at the Ant-Man European premiere in London, Wednesday, 8 July, 2015. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 08: Catherine Zeta Jones and actor Michael Douglas with their children Dylan and Carys as they attend the European Premiere of Marvel's 'Ant-Man' at the Odeon Leicester Square on July 8, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 08: Catherine Zeta Jones and actor Michael Douglas with their children Dylan and Carys as they attend the European Premiere of Marvel's 'Ant-Man' at the Odeon Leicester Square on July 8, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - JUNE 18: American Jewish actor Michael Douglas arrives with his children and his wife Welsh actress Catherine Zeta Jones before receiving the Genesis Prize from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at The Jerusalem Theater on June 18, 2015 in Jerusalem, Israel. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images for Genesis Prize Foundation)
American Jewish actor Michael Douglas (R) arrives with his family including his wife, Welsh actress Catherine Zeta Jones (2R), son Dylan (2L) and daughter Carys (L) before receiving the Genesis Prize from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on June 18, 2015. The Genesis Prize honors individuals who have attained excellence in their professional field and have inspired others in their engagement and dedication to the Jewish community and the State of Israel. AFP PHOTO / POOL / DEBBIE HILL (Photo credit should read DEBBIE HILL/AFP/Getty Images)
Actors Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones sit together at ringside before the start of the WBC/IBF Welterweight Championship fight between Oscar De La Hoya and Felix Trinidad at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas Saturday, Sept. 18, 1999. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)
British actress Catherine Zeta Jones, right, follows her husband, U.S. actor Michael Douglas to Free The Children press conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, Oct. 6, 2008. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
Actor Michael Douglas, and his fiancee, actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, pose for photographers outside the Russian Tea Room Friday, Nov. 17, 2000, in New York. The couple will wed at New York's Plaza Hotel on Saturday, Nov. 18. (AP Photo/Mitch Jacobson)
Welsh actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, nominated for best performance by an actress in a motion picture-musical or comedy for her work in "Chicago," arrives with husband and actor Michael Douglas for the 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards, in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 19, 2003. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
U.S. actor Michael Douglas and his wife Catherine Zeta Jones on the stage during the Pavarotti & friends 2001 annual charity concert at the Parco novi Sad in Modena, Italy, Tuesday May 29, 2001. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
Catherine Zeta-Jones, star of the film "Intolerable Cruelty," gets a kiss from her husband, Michael Douglas, after they arrived to the world premiere of the film Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2003, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)
Actors Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones arrive for the 58th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 21, 2001. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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"Nothing could be further from the truth," he wrote. "I hope this puts to rest any further concerns about my health."

The actor, who most recently starred in 2014's Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn in which he played author Mark Twain, said he is "very grateful for all the support from around the world."

"Being healthy and having the respect of my peers and love from my family, friends, peers and fans is a DAILY source of inspiration, for which I am so grateful, you have no idea," he concluded. "I work VERY hard at my craft, and being appreciated since I was a little boy for being able to give this gift, has literally made my life."

WATCH: Michael Douglas on Life After Cancer: 'This Is My Third Act'

After Douglas commented on Kilmer's health, a source close to Douglas told ET that while the actor did speak about Kilmer's alleged cancer, he also "hasn't heard from Val in a long time," adding, "I don't think Michael's heard from him in over a year." Check out the video below to hear more.


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