Hellcat / Epitaph has posted an update on the current health of Rancid bassist Matt Freeman. The label commented that "Your concern is deeply appreciated and here is the official word on the status of Matt at present":
Matt Freeman recently underwent a successful surgery and his doctors have determined that his condition is not terminal. Matt is now home and recovering well. Matt and Rancid would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, love and prayers.
Rumors of health problems arose when Freeman's condition prevented him from joining the Transplants on this summer's Warped Tour.