Jim Ross’ Hospitalization – Suffered Stroke-Like Symptoms?


UPDATE x 4: Jim Ross’ hospitalization on Thursday night that lasted over the weekend were reportedly due to stroke-like symptoms. TMZ reports that Ross was feeling symptoms similar to a stroke on Thursday after he got him from his trip to Las Vegas and that (as previously reported) his wife made him go to a hospital.

Doctors ran tests on Ross that revealed he had suffered a minor undiagnosed stroke sometime in the past. The current symptoms were being caused by medication he was taking for an unrelated medical issue. His meds have been changed out and the problem is believed to be completely resolved.

Here is the full article from TMZ.com:

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross was hospitalized Thursday for mysterious ‘”stroke-like symptoms” … but after a few days of extensive testing, doctors were able to pinpoint the source of the legendary announcer’s problem.

Ross says he got home from a trip to Vegas Thursday night and wasn’t feeling well … so his wife forced him to go to a nearby hospital in Oklahoma to get checked out.

Doctors ran a battery of tests on the 62-year-old and ultimately determined the symptoms were being caused by meds he had been taking for an unrelated medical issue.

Doctors also informed Ross … the tests showed he had suffered a minor undiagnosed stroke in the past.

Ross’ doctors are confident they fixed the problem — changed his medication — and the podcast-host was released from the hospital Saturday evening.

Ross adds, “I’m not ready to tag out just yet.”

UPDATE x 3: Jim Ross posted the following on Twitter, noting that he has returned home from his recent hospital stay…

UPDATE x 2: WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is still hospitalized and providing the following updates via Twitter:

UPDATE: WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is currently hospitalized after checking in Thursday night due to his wife’s insistence after the WWE Hall Of Famer informed her that he was feeling fatigued and somewhat disoriented after a flight from Las Vegas back home.

Good ole’ JR was kept hospitalized overnight and may be held for another day.

According to one source, this is a significant health scare. At last word, JR was waiting on the results of a battery of tests he took.

We send our best wishes to Jim Ross on a quick recovery. Get well soon JR!

ORIGINAL: WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross tweeted the following on Thursday night:

100% DIRECT LINK (PHOTOS): Kelly Kelly Looking Good Riding A Bike! **MUST-SEE-NOW**!!!!! >>>>!!!!

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