Lil' Wayne Suffers TWO Seizures?!
When it comes to health, we don't joke around too much. Although, THIS WAS FUNNY... LIl' Wayne had one seizure [or showed seizure-like symptoms] aboard a flight, was hospitalized and released. During a subsequent flight, Tunechi suffered ANOTHER seizure [or showed seizure-like symptoms] and was re-hospitalized. He has since been release. Hey man... SLOW DOWN.
2:45 PM PT -- Wayne was just released from Ochsner Medical Center in Jefferson, Louisiana.
Lil Wayne is about to be released from a Louisiana hospital ... after suffering ANOTHER seizure on board an airplane ... his 2nd seizure in 24 hours ... TMZ has learned.
Weezy was on board a flight from Texas to LAX -- when he began to convulse. We're told the flight was immediately diverted to Louisiana ... and Wayne was admitted to a local hospital for treatment.
We broke the story ... Wayne had been hospitalized last night after a pilot reported that the rapper was experiencing seizures on board his flight.
Wayne was treated in Texas -- his rep insisted Weezy was only suffering from dehydration and migraines ... and was released hours later.
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10:30 AM PT -- TMZ just spoke to the San Angelo Airport Director, who tells us the pilot of Lil Wayne's plane had declared a medical emergency for a passenger on board, who had suffered from a seizure. That passenger was Lil Wayne.
There was no mention of dehydration in the pilot's report.
When the plane landed, the director tells us, it was greeted by fire trucks and paramedics who removed Lil Wayne within ten minutes of the plane's emergency landing, and transferred him to a nearby medical center.
Lil Wayne has been released from the hospital and is resting at home ... after suffering an in-flight medical scare yesterday, which caused his plane to make an emergency landing.
Lil Wayne's rep tells TMZ ... Wayne was treated for a severe migraine and dehydration.
The rep adds, "He is at home on doctor mandated rest and will return to work soon. He appreciates all of his fans for their support and love."
TMZ broke the story ... Wayne's private jet made an emergency landing over Texas yesterday ... after our sources tell us, Wayne suffered seizure-like symptoms mid-flight. He was rushed to the hospital the moment the plane touched down.
FYI, the pilot initially radioed in that Lil Wayne suffered a seizure.
Thanx for all the prayers!I am good.— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) October 27, 2012