Carter Undergoes Treatment for Blood Clots

By / September 1, 2011 / Past, Present and Future

Gary Carter’s fight against the brain tumors has not been an easy road. He has experienced setbacks that have slowed down his treatment such as his white blood cell count being too low to start his second round of chemo. Tuesday, the Kid had one more thing to deal with: blood clots.

After some tests were done in the emergency room on Tuesday, they revealed he had some blood clotting in his right leg and in his chest. He is undergoing treatment for the clotting with blood thinners.

He was released yesterday from the hospital.

You can read more about what his daughter, Kimmy Bloemers, had to say on ESPNNewYork.com. The family remains strong for him and the fans will remain strong as well sending prayers up for their beloved catcher, Gary Carter.

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