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NGT - Former Eagles LS Jon Dorenbos - Aortic Aneurysm

pganut : 9/8/2017 1:57 pm
Now with the Saints; good thing the docs gave him a thorough physical. They caught it today and he's having immediate open heart surgery. Happy for him that it was detected before something fatal happened.
Jon Dorenbos to undergo open heart surgery - ( New Window )
Wow  
nygfaninorlando : 9/8/2017 2:03 pm : link
He was great on Americas Got Talent. Kids loved his magic. Hopefully he has a speedy recovery.
Yes, very happy news  
MadPlaid : 9/8/2017 2:27 pm : link
that they caught it before something awful occurred. Scary none the less.
So escaping the Eagles saved his life in two ways  
Ivan15 : 9/8/2017 2:37 pm : link
Scary. I hope it all works out for the best.
Last September  
bc0312 : 9/8/2017 3:06 pm : link
I had a splenic artery aneurism burst and almost didn't make it through. These things don't have symptoms and unless you find them by accident most people aren't that lucky.

Glad to hear that it was discovered and will be fixed before it burst.
Eagles doctors  
Reale01 : 9/8/2017 4:09 pm : link
determined it would not affect his in game performance.
RE: Yes, very happy news  
HoustonGiant : 9/8/2017 4:27 pm : link
In comment 13588636 MadPlaid said:
Quote:
that they caught it before something awful occurred. Scary none the less.


Yes, and at this point, he'll get a minimally-invasive fix and be back playing in 6-8 weeks.
good news  
Simms : 9/8/2017 4:30 pm : link
Glad it was caught, God Bless.
Wow.  
AcidTest : 9/8/2017 4:51 pm : link
Thank goodness it was caught in time. Hope he's OK. Prayers to him, and to you bc0312.
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