Zema Ion underwent emergency surgery on Wednesday after being diagnosed with appendicitis. During the procedure, it was discovered that he has a tumor on his colon that will eventually need to be surgically removed. The hope is it is not cancerous.
Ion posted the following update on Facebook and made it available on Twitter:
An update on my health. twitter.com/ZemaTNA/status…
— Zema Ion(@ZemaTNA) May 17, 2013