Tyler Seddon recovering from surgery

By: Dee DeQuattro

Twitter: @deedequattro

Email: ddequattro@abc6.com

Tyler Seddon is out of surgery and is recovering.

The mother of the Burrillville boy who is battling leukemia put the update on her Tyler's Troops Facebook page.

Tyler had a bone marrow biopsy and some other procedures earlier this week.

She says his platelets are low and he's in quite a bit of pain.

The update got more than a thousand likes on Facebook and more than 300 comments from people wishing him well.

The post read: “Tyler has surgery yesterday, he had his port removed, a broviac line put in, a spinal tap and a bone marrow biopsy…. After surgery he was very uncomfortable and has been on morphine every 2 hours. His platelets were also very low yesterday so we needed another transfusion. I will keep everyone updated as often as possible. Thanks everyone for all the support”

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