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A hospital spokeswoman says Michaels is recuperating and remains in the hospital’s intensive care unit for observation. Doctors discovered the hole in Michaels’ heart in April when he was treated for a brain hemorrhage.
Doctors inserted a catheter into a vein in Michaels’ groin with a closure device, and tiny cameras assisted doctors as they operated to close the hole.
I hope that’s the last time I ever have to read about a vein in Bret Michaels’s groin. I’m doing everything I can not to picture it right now. I’m afraid it’ll show up and tear apart the city like the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man if I think about it.