TURIN – The footballer Emre Can was operated on 29 October in Frankfurt for the thyroid nodule diagnosed a few days ago. The intervention, performed by Professor Vorlaender, in the presence of Dr. Claudio Rigo, Juventus health manager "is perfectly successful", informs the Juventus club. Can will not be able to return for 5 weeks to play.
The German midfielder had stopped on his return from commitments with the national team. "Following the first investigations carried out at J Medical – Juventus specifies -, from which the presence of a thyroid nodule emerged, Emre Can was subjected in recent days to further specialist investigations in Germany. We have therefore reached the joint conclusion of proceeding through the surgical solution of the problem ".
The prognosis will be defined in the next days but should be around 5-6 weeks, after which Emre Can should return to Allegri.
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Source: Blitz Quotidiano