SEVENTEEN’s The8 Fractured His Clavicle And Will Have To Wear A Brace

He is highly determined to attend prearranged events.

Pledis Entertainment released an update on the health status of The8, a member of SEVENTEEN.

It was announced that a part of his left clavicle was fractured and therefore, he would need to wear a brace and refrain from excessive movement in order to heal properly.

[NOTICE] SEVENTEEN THE 8’s Health Status

This is PLEDIS Entertainment.

We would like to provide you with some information regarding SEVENTEEN member THE 8’s health status.

A part of THE 8’s left clavicle has been fractured and the medical staff advised he should wear a brace to fix the fractured area and refrain from making excessive movements.

The artist is highly determined to attend all of the group’s prearranged engagements; however, his participation will be adjusted depending on the circumstances, placing his recovery as the top most priority as per recommended by the medical staff.

As such, THE 8 will be participating in the group’s prearranged activities including CARAT DAY Live, fan signing event in China and 2023 SVT 7TH FAN MEETING 〈SEVENTEEN in CARAT LAND〉 among others in his brace so long as it does not put too much strain on his recovery. We ask our fans for your kind consideration.

We will do our best to aid in THE 8’s treatment and recovery so that he can return in full health to his fans as quickly as possible.

Thank you.

— Pledis Entertainment

In response to this tragic news, fans took to Twitter to empathize with The8 and how painful it must be for him, as fractured clavicles are known to be very painful.

It is not yet known when or how this happened, but fans are rooting for him to heal quickly and get better soon.

If it’s a fractured clavicle, I bet it’s so hard to moveㅠㅠㅠ

— @svt_pika_boo/Twitter

Myungho, please don’t overdo it and rest upㅠ ㅠ ㅠ ㅠ I heard fractured clavicles hurt even when you’re lying down ㅠ ㅠ

— @neul_b_o/Twitter


My friend once had a fractured clavicle and was in so much pain… How did this happen…

— @afffectionnn/Twitter

A fractured clavicle, that’s insane..ㅠㅠㅠ please don’t be sick, ah my heart

— @Home_e06/Twitter

Although The8 will try his best to attend the previously arranged events, it will be based on his health condition as his health is the top priority. However, he will be participating in SEVENTEEN’s CARAT DAY Live, fan signing event in China, and the 2023 SVT 7TH FAN MEETING, and other events while wearing his brace.

Source: MHN Sports and Twitter