LOS ANGELES, Aug. 30 (UPI) --
U.S. rocker Eddie Van Halen
has undergone an emergency operation for a severe bout of diverticulitis, his band's Web site said Thursday.
"No further surgeries are needed and a full recovery is expected within 4 to 6 months," the message said.
The group's scheduled November tour of Japan is being rescheduled.
"The band looks forward to seeing and playing for their fans in 2013," the online message said.
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