American Idol contestant Casey Abrams was missing on the elimination show last night. Ryan Seacrest briefly mentioned that Abrams was in the hospital, leaving Idol fans to wonder what happened.
Abrams, 20, has ulcerative colitis, which is a condition that causes abdominal pain and cramping. The Idol contestant was treated at a hospital in Los Angeles Thursday night, where he received two blood transfusions.
“Hey guys, thanks for the well wishes, I got some nice fresh blood in me and feeling better,” Abrams Tweeted Thursday. “People at Idol & Cedars are treatin me real good.”
Abrams was safe on American Idol last night, making the top 12.