The medical suspensions resulting from last weekend’s UFC 139 event have been released and show that a number of fighters face up to 6 months out as a result of the injuries they suffered during the show.

As you might expect headliners Dan Henderson and Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua are amongst those included after their five round war, but the good news is that according to their respective camps after visiting the hospital later the same night both men emerged with less injuries than expected.

Check out the full list below and bear in mind that fighter’s can come back quicker if given the green light to do so by a doctor.

Dan Henderson – Suspended 60 days with no contact for 60 days due to a hard bout. He was also suspended 180 days with no contact for 180 days unless he receives clearance from a physician for a possible right thumb fracture. An MRI/CT scan is needed to be cleared.

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to a hard bout; suspended 60 days with no contact for 60 days for an eyebrow laceration; and suspended 180 days with no contact for 180 days unless cleared by a physician for possible facial and skull fracture.

Wanderlei Silva – Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days unless cleared by a physician for a right eyebrow laceration.

Cung Le – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to TKO. He was also suspended 60 days with no contact for 60 days unless cleared by a physician due to a possible nasal fracture.

Brian Bowles – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to submission.

Martin Kampmann – Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days unless cleared by a physician due to forehead and right eyebrow lacerations.

Rick Story – Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days unless cleared by a physician for a chin laceration.

Jason Brilz – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days.

Michael McDonald – Suspended for 180 days with no contact for 180 days unless cleared via x-ray for a possible third finger fracture on his right hand.

Tom Lawlor – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to submission.

Gleison Tibau – Suspended for 180 days with no contact for 180 days unless cleared via x-ray for possible right thumb fracture.

Shamar Bailey – Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to TKO.

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