Kurt Angle issued the following statement on his official Facebook page on Thursday regarding his upcoming neck surgery for a benign tumor.

“To update all of you that have asked and commented about my neck: The tumor is benign and my surgery is next week. I will be out of action for about a month and I’ll be coming back better than ever! Thank you all for your incredible support. Your comments have kept my spirits high throughout this trying time. Much Love, Kurt”

Source: Facebook.com/realkurtangle