In a very scary situation, Kurt Angle was rushed to the hospital by his wife after he lost feeling in his extremities and began having trouble breathing. It turns out that this is a side effect from having the tumor removed from his neck. The former world heavyweight champion require surgery and will be forced to miss his schedule appearance at the Comic Con event in London.
July 16, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the tumor that Kurt Angle is having surgery to remove. It was initially discovered in 2012, but doctors did not feel the need to do anything about it at the time because it was not affecting Angle. They are removing it now because it was starting to block a nerve in the arm.
July 2, 2015
Over the last couple of days, TNA has been hit by the impending departure of several performers. They're about to lose their world heavyweight champion, but fortunately for them, it will only be for three weeks. Kurt Angle will be taking time off to have surgery to remove a tumor from his neck. It is said to not be too serious.
June 28, 2015
There is still a good amount of concern backstage for Daniel Bryan. Some people feel that his long term health is in jeopardy because he refuses to have the type of neck surgery that WWE would rather have him do. There are even those that are comparing the situation to what the front office had to deal with Kurt Angle several years back. A big push will be hard to come by if Bryan does not have the trust of management in his corner.
March 27, 2015