Entertainment Jimmy Kimmel's 7-Month-Old Son Billy Had a 'Successful' Second Heart Surgery

04:38  05 december  2017
04:38  05 december  2017 Source:   people.com

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Jimmy Kimmel ‘ s baby boy William “ Billy ” John is a fighter! ABC announced on Monday in a statement that the 7 - month - old “ had a scheduled and successful heart surgery this morning.”

Jimmy Kimmel ‘ s 7 - month - old - son , Billy , had a second heart surgery on Monday, December 4. ABC announced the baby’s procedure in a statement, saying, “ Jimmy ’s son Billy had a scheduled and successful heart surgery this morning.”

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Jimmy Kimmels baby boy William John “Billy” is a fighter!

ABC announced on Monday in a statement that the 7-month-old “had a scheduled and successful heart surgery this morning.” The network also revealed that Kimmel is “with his family” and will have celebrity guests filling in as host of Jimmy Kimmel Live! for the week.

In Kimmel’s place, Chris Pratt will kick things off Monday, and he’ll be followed by Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris and Melissa McCarthy. Guests include Margot Robbie, Chris Stapleton, Mary J. Blige, Amanda de Cadenet, Miguel, Vanessa Kirby, Jules Sylvester, Octavia Spencer, Dave Franco and Hanson.

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Jimmy Kimmel recently revealed that his 7 - month - old son , Willam John “ Billy ” Kimmel , underwent a second successful open heart surgery . “As a precautionary measure, the scheduled second heart surgery for Jimmy Kimmel ’ s son Billy had to be postponed this week due to the common cold

When comedian Jimmy Kimmel announced to the world that his newborn son Billy had to undergo heart surgery at three days old, there was Billy ’ s first surgery when he was just three days old was successful , but he would need a second surgery when he was between three and six months old .

Originally, Billy’s surgery was scheduled in late October but had to be postponed “due to the common cold,” the network said in a statement at the time.

In April, Kimmel and his wife Molly McNearney welcomed William John “Billy” Kimmel and announced that at 3-days-old, Billy underwent the surgery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles because of his condition, the tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia.

“Basically, the pulmonary valve was completely blocked and he has a hole in the wall between the left and right sides of his heart,” Kimmel previously explained in a tearful monologue in May, adding that despite the successful open heart surgery, Billy will have another operation between 3 and 6-months-old.

Kimmel and McNearney also share a 3-year-old daughter, Jane. The host has two older children – Kevin and Katie – from a previous relationship.

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Neil Patrick Harris Fills in for Jimmy Kimmel, Says Host's Son Is 'Recovering Very Well' .
Jimmy Kimmel‘s 7-month-old son Billy is on the mend after his second heart surgery. The late-night host trusted Neil Patrick Harris to fill in as guest host for Wednesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! during which the actor shared a health update about Billy.

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