Francia Raisa reveals scar after donating kidney to SelGo

ANI | Updated: Sep 22, 2017 21:23 IST

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI): Francia Raisa, who donated a kidney to best friend Selena Gomez this past summer, recently revealed her scar for the first time while lifting weights in the gym.

"Happy to be back," she captioned the workout video of herself on Instagram.

Happy to be back

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Gomez announced last week that she had to go through a kidney transplant due to her lupus.

The pop star shared the news of the surgery by posting a picture of herself and Raisa smiling and holding hands in side-by-side hospital beds.

I'm very aware some of my fans had noticed I was laying low for part of the summer and questioning why I wasn't promoting my new music, which I was extremely proud of. So I found out I needed to get a kidney transplant due to my Lupus and was recovering. It was what I needed to do for my overall health. I honestly look forward to sharing with you, soon my journey through these past several months as I have always wanted to do with you. Until then I want to publicly thank my family and incredible team of doctors for everything they have done for me prior to and post-surgery. And finally, there aren't words to describe how I can possibly thank my beautiful friend Francia Raisa. She gave me the ultimate gift and sacrifice by donating her kidney to me. I am incredibly blessed. I love you so much sis. Lupus continues to be very misunderstood but progress is being made. For more information regarding Lupus please go to the Lupus Research Alliance website: -by grace through faith

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The 24-year-old singer is already back at work since her surgery and is currently working for her upcoming Woody Allen movie. (ANI)