Breaking: Eddie Van Halen Undergoes Emergency Surgery, Tour Dates to Be Rescheduled
The statement continues, "No further surgeries are needed and a full recovery is expected within 4 - 6 months."
"Van Halen's scheduled November 2012 tour of Japan is currently being rescheduled and the band looks forward to seeing and playing for their fans in 2013."
Diverticulitis is a digestive disease that occurs when pouches of the inner lining of the intestine, most often in the colon, become inflamed or infected. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, fever and cramping.
We'll have more on this story as it develops.
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