SEVENTEEN’s Jeonghan Recovering from Elbow Injury

SEVENTEEN’s Jeonghan Recovering from Elbow Injury


SEVENTEEN’s vocalist Jeonghan will be wearing a cast during the “BE THE SUN” world tour. That’s because he’s recovering from an injury and surgery for his right elbow.

PLEDIS Entertainment released a statement on June 17th explaining that Jeonghan had been suffering from lateral epicondylitis. Also called tennis elbow, it’s the swelling of the outer tendon caused by repeated and excessive strain.

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Despite receiving treatment, the condition had gotten so bad that Jeonghan needed surgery.

He had the operation on June 15th and was released from hospital the next day. He will participate in the “BE THE SUN” tour while wearing a cast and a brace.

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Pledis stated: “The artist is highly determined to attend all of the group’s prearranged engagements; however, his participation will be adjusted depending on the circumstances, placing his recovery as the topmost priority as per recommended by the medical staff…We ask our fans for your kind consideration.”

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SEVENTEEN released their fourth studio album, Face the Sun, on May 27th. Their third world tour “BE THE SUN” kicks off on June 25-26 in Seoul. They will visit Canada and the United States before stopping in Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines. Their last concert will be in Singapore on October 13th.

We wish Jeonghan a speedy and full recovery!

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