NFL.com's Albert Breer reported Monday night, via a source, that Gronkowski recently underwent a procedure after he developed an infection in his elbow. This is his third surgery on the arm since November.
The hope is that Gronkowski will not miss any significant football time, according to Breer.
ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the Gronk news.
Gronkowski isn't the only prominent Patriots player to battle infection after surgery. Tom Brady underwent multiple minor procedures after developing an infection of his left knee following reconstructive surgery in 2008.
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