Athlete’s Life Crisis Tiger Woods “successful follow-up surgery… feels good”

picture explanation“Golf Emperor” Tiger Woods. [AFP=연합뉴스]

Tiger Woods, who was greatly injured in a car rollover accident, said on Twitter on the 26th (local time) that he had successfully completed a follow-up operation.

Woods’ official Twitter account posted, “Tiger has moved to Cedars Sinai Medical Center and has undergone follow-up surgery for his injuries this morning.” “Tiger and his family want to thank you all for the wonderful support and messages they have received over the past few days.”

According to CNN broadcast and the Daily New York Post, Woods suffered an accident in which a car overturned while driving in Los Angeles (LA) County, California, on the morning of the 23rd. In this accident, he suffered a’crushed open fracture,’ in which several parts of the right leg bone were shattered and the broken bone tore the skin and protrude.

Accordingly, he underwent surgery to fix the shin bone and calf bone by inserting an iron core, and to stabilize the foot and ankle bone with surgical screws and pins.

One source said, “Woods doesn’t want his golf life to end like this,” and said, “If there’s any way Woods can continue playing golf, he will.”

In addition, CNN reported that “Tiger Woods is now starting a hard recovery process. The reason for Woods’ move is not disclosed, but facilities affiliated with Cedars Sinai Hospital are renowned for sports medicine and related surgery. did.

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