Tennis star Serena Williams was hospitalized on Monday and received emergency treatment for a condition she’s been dealing with that became more critical.
According to Serena’s publicist, the tennis player was admitted to Cedars-Sanai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Monday due to a blood clot in her lung. [pullquote quote="Monday Serena Williams underwent emergency treatment at Cedars for a hematoma she suffered as a result of treatment for a more critical situation." credit="Nicole Chabot, Serena Williams Spokesperson"]
Prior to emergency treatment Serena suffered from a pulmonary embolism which she received treatment for last week. Doctors believe that the blood clot was a result of the embolism. No word yet on Serena William’s condition however on Tuesday night the tennis champ tweeted ‘tough day’ from her twitter account.