Rapper Mack 10 has reportedly been hospitalised suffering from a painful stomach illness.
The hip-hop star - real name Dedrick Rolison - was admitted to a Los Angeles hospital after experiencing acute abdominal pains and was subsequently diagnosed with diverticulitis, a swelling in the intestines, according to Allhiphop.com.
A source tells the website, "He went to the hospital with unbearable pain and was diagnosed. He's still there, he's just gonna take time to heal."
The website reports the star has undergone surgery to treat the condition.