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    Lysacek has surgery for sports hernia

    Lysacek undergoes successful surgery to repair sports hernia
    (11/21/12)
    http://www.usfsa.org/Story.asp?id=48706&type=media

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    "The sports hernia was diagnosed during a recent assessment of a groin injury Lysacek has sought treatment for since the summer.

    Lysacek, 27, is expected to be off the ice for approximately six weeks."

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    NOt sure what is different from a sports hernia really then any other hernia but doesn't that mean nationals is doubtful. He would be coming back like in early January at best - I guess 2 to 3 weeks practice might be okay for an OGM but to not to have competed for so long???? Re-retirement if you can call it that???

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    Sorry to hear about Evan. Wishing him a speedy recovery.

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    He is a real competitior so I know he will do his best; whatever his decision I hope he doesn't risk further injury that would be a shame.

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    That's all she wrote. Lysacek is not going to be at Nationals, count on it. But his first priority should be his long-term health and wellbeing. Hope things go well for him and his recovery is smooth. Looking longer term, I'm doubtful he'll be in any sort of potential mix for Sochi.

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    I swear he is an "accident waiting to happen"... but at least we know it's an injury and not an "injury". Best wishes on a speedy recovery to Evan!

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