Serena Williams Treated For Pulmonary Embolism

Uh oh. According to Serena’s rep, she is being treated for a pulmonary embolism, which is a blood clot in the lungs and can be very serious indeed. Other sources say she has had surgery.

Serena Williams, by sufwThis is all a bit bizarre. Williams hasn’t played since Wimbledon last year as only a few weeks after the tournament, she apparently stepped on broken glass in a restaurant and cut her foot badly. Now this has happened I have to think there was a lot more to it.

She’ll have to be out for months longer now. Who know how long? She’s a champion when women’s tennis is crying out for them. She’s also nearer to the end of her career than the beginning, so all told this is a crying shame.

Fingers crossed she makes full recovery and quickly, for the sake of the sport as well as for herself.

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