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Broadway Star Nick Cordero Has Leg Amputated Due to Coronavirus Complications

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Published on April 20, 2020 - Duration: 01:24s

Broadway Star Nick Cordero Has Leg Amputated Due to Coronavirus Complications

Broadway Star Nick Cordero Has Leg Amputated Due to Coronavirus Complications The Tony Award-nominated actor's wife, Amanda Kloots, confirmed that her husband had his right leg amputated on Saturday.

Cordero had been treated with blood thinners to help with clotting in his leg, but doctors had to stop the treatment because it was causing internal bleeding, according to Kloots.

Amanda Kloots, via Instagram Cordero has been on a ventilator and unconscious at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles since contracting COVID-19 last month.

Kloots has been sending daily videos of her and their 10-month-old son so that Cordero could see them when he wakes up.

Cordero is best known for his role in the 2014 Broadway adaptation of the 1994 Woody Allen film 'Bullets Over Broadway,' for which he received a Tony nomination for best featured actor in a musical.

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