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Collins: Dillon Gee Surgery A Tough Blow To Mets

In its news release Thursday, the team did not mention a timetable for Gee’s return – but the operation is expected to keep him off the mound for months.


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Report: Mets’ Gee To Undergo Surgery Friday, Could Miss Rest Of Season

The Mets said in a statement Wednesday that starter Dillon Gee was ready to be discharged from the hospital and would explore his options, including surgery.


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Yankees’ Mariano Rivera Tweets ACL Surgery ‘Went Perfectly’

“My surgery was a success, it went perfectly,” Rivera tweeted. “I am looking forward to beginning my rehab soon. Thanks as always for your prayers.”


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Bronx Man Claims That He Was Burned During Surgery

A Bronx man claims that he was badly burned during surgery at Lincoln Hospital. Enrique Ruiz and his family told CBS 2’s Ann Mercogliano that they want answers.


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Strip Club Shooting Leaves 2 Critical In Trenton

One victim was shot twice in the stomach and once in the chest, while the other had a leg wound.


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Greyhound ‘Tali’ To Get Surgery After Attack By Pit Bull Mix In Prospect Park

“Whenever he moves, he’s crying and whining, sometimes I don’t sleep at night because he’s crying all night,” said Kasia Bednarska, Tali’s owner.


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Dottino: Umenyiora, Giants Take Positive Approach To Surgery

Osi Umenyiora’s knee surgery is expected to alleviate the swelling in his knee that results from practicing and playing on it – and thus, should allow him to play out the season once he returns.


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Doctors Save Boy And His Foot From Bone Cancer By Reattaching It Backwards

After doctors discovered a malignant tumor on his thigh bone, Dugan Smith underwent a rare and remarkable procedure.


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Knicks’ Toney Douglas Has Surgery On Right Shoulder

The Knicks say guard Toney Douglas had surgery on his right shoulder and could be sidelined four months.


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Devils’ Parise Close To Return After Knee Surgery

Devils left wing Zach Parise practiced again Tuesday without pain in his right knee, five months after surgery.


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Coleman’s Corner: Johan Speaks

Johan Santana disputed a published report on Sunday that claimed he would not pitch in 2011 after serious shoulder surgery last year.


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Mid-Atlantic Hospital Pioneers Spina Bifida Surgery

Spina Bifida occurs when part of the spinal column does not close around the spinal cord.


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Santana Could Throw Before Spring Training

Mets ace Johan Santana has been cleared to start a program that could have him throwing before the start of spring training.


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Donations Triple For Putnam Boy Who Needs Surgery

It looks like Santa Claus has won the battle against the Grinch.


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Surgery Returns Use Of Hand To NY Teen

Through the years, doctors said nothing could be done. "I was worried because I didn’t want to spend the rest of my life like this," Nicole said.