10/3/2016 1:35 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
3:00 PM PT — Toni is now in an L.A. area hospital. She was initially checked out by a doctor in Atlanta, but we’re told she flew to L.A. late last week and was admitted for treatment.
A rep confirms Toni was getting treated for lupus, but says she’s doing better now, and she’s hoping to start rehearsals soon for an upcoming tour.Toni Braxton was laid up in a hospital and in serious condition stemming from her battle with lupus … TMZ has learned.
We’re told Toni’s been hospitalized for 4 days. It’s unclear if she checked herself in or if she was transported by ambulance. When Birdman got the news, we’re told he hopped on a jet from New York — where he was on the road with Jacquees — to be with her.
Toni and Birdman started dating seriously earlier this year.
She went public with her lupus diagnosis in 2010.