Ballesteros out of intensive care

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MADRID, Spain -- Seve Ballesteros has been released from intensive care following brain surgery on a malignant tumor.

Madrid's La Paz hospital said Tuesday the 51-year-old golf great would remain in the hospital for rehab. Ballesteros had three operations in 18 days. There was no timetable for his release.

Ballesteros was admitted to the hospital Oct. 6 after fainting at Madrid's international airport. He underwent a 6S-hour operation Oct. 24 to remove the tumor and reduce swelling around the brain.

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toppergem 11/18/08 - 05:40 pm
Wishing him nothing but the

Wishing him nothing but the best.

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