Bret Michaels Remains In Hospital After Emergency Appendectomy
April 13, 2010
Bret Michaels, who is currently appearing on NBC’s CelebrityApprentice, remains in the hospital after an emergency appendectomyearly Monday morning.
While on his current Roses and Thorns Tour which is set to visit over200 cities, the legendary rock and roll front man was rushed to anundisclosed hospital in San Antonio on Sunday after suffering fromsevere stomach pains and what was originally thought to be a case ofthe stomach flu. Upon further examination doctors insisted onperforming a CAT scan which revealed that the 47 year old diabetic’sappendix was nearly ready to burst, and rushed him into an earlyMonday morning (1:00am) surgery. It is now known that his appendixwould have more than likely burst on stage that evening quite possiblyresulting in death.
After spiking a fever during the overnight hours, which could be asign of infection, it is reported that Michaels will remain underdoctor’s care for an undisclosed amount of time as to monitor hisprogress watch for complications.
For more information as it becomes available, visit www.bretmichaels.com.