BTS' music label Bit Hit Music released a statement on Weverse, saying Jimin underwent surgery for a...

BTS' Jimin Underwent Appendicitis Surgery And Tested Positive For COVID

Fans are wishing him a speedy recovery.

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ARMY is sending well wishes to BTS’ Jimin after hearing he’s been hospitalized. On Jan. 31, Rolling Stone reported music label Big Hit Music released a statement explaining the star went to the emergency room after experiencing “sudden abdominal pain” and a “mild sore throat.”

RS reports the agency uploaded a message to Weverse, noting Jimin was diagnosed with acute appendicitis and tested positive for COVID-19 at the hospital.

Doctors performed a “successful” surgery on the star. “Jimin is currently recuperating after his procedure,” Bit Hit Music said in the statement. “He will be receiving a few days of in-patient treatment for COVID-19 in conjunction with postoperative care.”

The label added that Jimin is still experiencing “a mild sore throat.” They also said he had “no contact with the other members during the infectious stage.”

“The company places the artists’ health as our top priority, and we will do everything we can to aid Jimin in his speedy recovery,” the statement continued. “We will also diligently cooperate with the requests and guidelines of the health care authorities.”

Fans sent Jimin messages on Twitter, wishing him well and using the hashtags #GetWellSoonJimin and #WeLoveYouJimin. “We all love you. Please rest easy, and take your time getting better,” one ARMY tweeted.

“Our precious Jimin, I hope you are better now and resting properly. Take care. We love you so much. I'm praying for [a] speedy recovery. Get well soon, my angel,” another fan wrote.

“To the person who cares so much about us, I really hope our well wishes reach you like a warm hug tonight. We love you so much Jimin, and we pray that you heal up well and get better soon,” another tweeted.

See more of fans’ sweet messages to Jimin, below.