[1/26/2019] Kento Fujishima might have blood circulation problems in his right hand

Kento Fujishima skipped workouts at Nagoya Stadium on January 25 and visited a hospital for tests on his right hand after complaining about cold hands. The Chunichi Dragons are concerned he might be having problems with blood circulation in the hand. Fujishima was set to attend the Okinawa workouts that start today, but will stay in Nagoya for additional tests by specialists.

Source: Sponichi 1/25/2019, Sponichi 1/26/2019, Sports Hochi 1/25/2019, Daily Sports 1/25/2019

[UPDATE 2/8 @ 11:31pm]

The Dragons announced that Fujishima went under the knife at a hospital in Aichi on February 8. Doctors were able to confirm improved blood flow in the finger after the procedure. He will have to stay in the hospital for about two weeks.

Source: Daily Sports 2/8/2019, Sponichi 2/8/2019, Nikkan Sports 2/8/2019

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