It was originally thought that he would need surgery to repair a badly torn shoulder, that however is not the case.
The Brazilian fighter recently took to twitter with an update.
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Great news today from Doc…no surgery needed on my shoulder right now. Thank u everyone for the support!!
— glover teixeira (@gloverteixeira) May 14, 2014