Vanderpump Rules’ Brittany Cartwright Gives Update on Mom After ICU Stay

Vanderpump Rules’ Brittany Cartwright Gives Update on Mom After ICU Stay

Vanderpump Rules Brittany Cartwright Gives Update Mother Health Scare

The road to recovery. Brittany Cartwright gave an update on how her mom, Sherri Cartwright, has progressed in the wake of her emergency surgery and stay in an intensive care unit.

In an Instagram post that featured a photo of the mother-daughter duo, the 31-year-old Vanderpump Rules star began by expressing her gratitude for “everyone who has prayed and sent best wishes” amid the crisis. Brittany also confirmed that her mother “has made an amazing recovery and is doing so, so much better.”

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I just want to say thank you to everyone who has prayed and sent best wishes for my wonderful Mom. ❤️ She has made an amazing recovery and is doing so so much better. For those of you who don’t know her story, she went in for a bladder surgery, stayed a couple nights in the hospital and was sent home. She was feeling horrible and days later she was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery. Her 45 minute surgery turned into 4 1/2 hours. It was the scariest moments and a horrible time to be so far away in California. We found out after that they had tore her bowel during her bladder surgery, they didn’t notice and she had gone septic. The emergency doctors were amazing and they literally saved her life. She fought on life support for a couple days and woke up days later with no idea what had happened to her. I flew straight to Kentucky and stayed by her side. She is so strong and has come so far from the first days I stayed with her in the hospital. This was a very scary time but she is bouncing right back!! Please keep her in your prayers as she continues to heal for her next surgery. Also my hubby @mrjaxtaylor was amazing during this time, he came right to KY and helped us through everything. I love you honey! Hug the ones you love and hold them tight! You never know what could happen. I am very thankful right now. 🥰❤️

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“For those of you who don’t know her story, she went in for a bladder surgery, stayed a couple nights in the hospital and was sent home. She was feeling horrible and days later she was rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery,” she explained. “Her 45-minute surgery turned into 4 1/2 hours. It was the scariest moments and a horrible time to be so far away in California.”

Brittany continued, “We found out after that they had tore her bowel during her bladder surgery, they didn’t notice and she had gone septic. The emergency doctors were amazing and they literally saved her life. She fought on life support for a couple days and woke up days later with no idea what had happened to her.”

The Bravolebrity flew from California to be by her mother’s side in Kentucky. She also praised Sherri for being “so strong” and “bouncing right back” after the scary experience.

In closing, she acknowledged how “amazing” her husband, Jax Taylor, was during the rough period. “He came right to KY and helped us through everything,” she added. “I love you, honey! Hug the ones you love and hold them tight! You never know what could happen. I am very thankful right now.”

Brittany’s mother previously revealed in March that she was having a procedure to resolve complications from bladder surgery. Us Weekly later confirmed through Brittany’s rep in mid-June that Sherri was placed in an intensive care unit.

A source told Us that Brittany was “beyond overwhelmed” amid the health crisis. However, in late July, Brittany said that Sherri was “doing great” as they went in for a doctor’s appointment.

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