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Ric Flair Is Set To Undergo Surgery Friday After Hospitalization; Postponed Until Monday

News by Krijana Duwal Published on 19 May,2019 Updated on 19 May,2019

The Wrestling Icon Ric Flair Was Taken To The Hospital After Health Complications On Thursday.

  • Ric Flair was taken to the hospital after health complications on Thursday.
  • His wife confirmed that he is all set to undergo surgery after he was rushed to an Atlanta area hospital.
  • Ric had experienced a very serious medical emergency on Thursday morning.
  • The medical emergency might be related to his recent heart issues.
  • In 2017, it was revealed that Ric was in the early stages of kidney failure and was on the verge of congestive heart failure.
  • During that time, Ric’s family members reported that he had only a 20% chance of surviving.
  • Doctors removed part of Ric’s bowel and inserted a pacemaker, eventually making a recovery.
  • Ric got married to Wendy Barlow in an intimate wedding ceremony in 2018.

American retired professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager Ric Flair is hospitalized. His wife confirmed that he is all set to undergo surgery after he was rushed to an Atlanta area hospital.

Ric Flair’s wife Wendy Barlow announced that the wrestling icon would be having an operation Friday morning, but did not disclose what the procedure was for. But, Wendy then on May 17, announced that his surgery has been postponed until Monday.

 
 
 
 
 
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Speaking in a statement, Wendy announced that the wrestling legend was taken to the hospital due to ongoing health complications.

According to TMZ, Ric had experienced a very serious medical emergency on Thursday morning. The medical emergency might be related to his recent heart issues.

Ric Flair, who had been active in the wrestling field for over four decades, has recently experienced numerous health issues.

 
 
 
 
 
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In 2017, it was revealed that Ric was in the early stages of kidney failure and was on the verge of congestive heart failure. It was reported that the medical complications were the result of alcohol abuse.

During that time, Ric’s family members reported that he had only a 20% chance of surviving. At the time, he was placed in a medically induced coma while his daughter Charlotte Flair posted on social media asking fans for prayers.

Doctors removed part of Ric’s bowel and inserted a pacemaker, eventually making a recovery.

A year later in September, Ric got married to Barlow in an intimate wedding ceremony on the rooftop of the Pearl Hotel in Rosemary Beach, Florida.

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