Update on Ric Flair's Health Scare
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 03.27.2013
It was a blood clot...
- Ric Flair's agency has revealed on Facebook that Flair was not hospitalized on Monday night once he was pulled from Raw, but was instead recommended to have his leg checked out by doctors in Charlotte. The doctors determined that Flair had a blood clot and was released with medication. The statement notes that the doctors are "confident" that Flair will "completely heal soon." The full statement is below:
Ric Flair's agent, Melinda Morris Zanoni of Legacy Talent and Entertainment released the following statement given the overwhelming inquiries into Mr. Flair's health: "Ric is doing well, he feels great, and is home. WWE's medical staff performed a physical on Ric yesterday, like they do all of their athletes, and recommended that he have a doctor take a closer look at his swollen leg. Upon arriving back in Charlotte today he went to see his doctors and it was determined that there is a blood clot. He was not admitted to the hospital, rather released with medication, which the doctors are confident will work quickly causing Ric to completely heal soon. Ric appreciates everyone's concern and is looking forward to seeing fans at his next scheduled appearance in Hagerstown, MD on Friday and performing for WWE very soon."