WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan underwent successful surgery on Thursday to repair a neck injury.
According to an update posted by WWE.com, Bryan underwent a procedure known as a cervical foraminotomy to decompress the nerve root. The surgery was performed by Dr. Joseph Maroon in Pittsburgh, PA.
A timetable for Bryan's return to the ring is currently unavailable, however, WWE reports he is out of surgery and doing well, with strength already returning to his hands.
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