October 4, 2007 18:02

Hanson guitarist hospitalised

Isaac Hanson suffers blood clot in his lungs

Hanson guitarist hospitalised
Hanson guitarist Isaac Hanson was hospitalised in Texas yesterday (October 3) after complaining of severe chest pains following a performance in Dallas the previous night.

The 26-year-old, the eldest member of the Hanson brothers, was diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism, which occurs when a blood clot enters the lungs.

He is currently being evaluated by doctors at Baylor University Hospital in Dallas.

The band issued a statement saying they will make an announcement about the status of their US tour once doctors have completed their evaluations.

--By our Los Angeles staff.
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