Former child star Gary Coleman has been hospitalized in Utah, according to reports.

The former Diff'rent Strokes actor, 42, was admitted to a medical facility on Wednesday and underwent surgery for a mystery illness, reports

Further details were unavailable as WENN went to press and the star's agent, Robert Malcolm, had yet to respond to requests for a comment.

Coleman, who suffers from a congenital kidney disease which requires frequent dialysis, has faced a string of health problems in recent months - he was hospitalized in January and again in February after suffering apparent seizures.