David Beckham’s nephew is set for throat surgery. He is a popular former English footballer and it is reported that his nephew is fighting for his life, preparation is in progress to undergo a tracheotomy after he had been diagnosed with a vocal chord disorder and possible scarring of the lung.
His sister Lynne gave birth to Jesson just two weeks ago, and the little one has been having health problems since, he is in intensive care, he has respiratory problems.
According to reports in The Sun on Sunday newspaper, the child will undergo a tracheotomy – where a tube is inserted into the throat – to bypass his mouth.
The tube may have to stay in for years, and Jenson has been diagnosed with a vocal chord disorder, along with possible lung scarring.
David reportedly has been in constant contact with his sister and her partner Kevin Briggs.
Jenson’s father recently told of how his son was ‘fighting for life” from birth, saying David showed much concern. Kevin said:
”When he was born he was fighting for life. We’re all very worried but the doctors have been brilliant. David’s been in constant contact.”