Matthew Perry Recovering from Surgery … For Gastrointestinal Perforation
8/7/2018 2:15 PM PDT
Matthew Perry underwent surgical procedure to cope with a critical well being scare stemming from his digestive tract.
Perry’s reps confirmed to TMZ that the previous “Pals” star not too long ago had surgical procedure in an L.A. hospital to restore a gastrointestinal perforation, which is actually a gap that types anyplace between the throat and the rectum — however sometimes within the abdomen, massive bowel or small gut.
It may be triggered by something from appendicitis or diverticulitis to a knife or gunshot wound. Medical websites say it must be instantly handled or it may be life-threatening.
The rep says Matt appreciates the priority over his well being and asks for privateness as he heals.