Bee Gees co-founder Robin Gibb is hospitalized in the U.K. ... where he's being treated for severe abdominal pain and inflammation of the colon.
Gibb's rep released a statement ... saying the singer was admitted yesterday and is undergoing tests. He also calls the situation a "difficult time."
The rep adds, "Robin would like to thank all his friends and fans for their good wishes and sends them his love."
Bee Gees Singer Robin Gibb
Hospitalized for Stomach Pain
10/14/2011 4:47 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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