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Sarah Silverman Reveals She's 'Lucky To Be Alive' After A Scary Stint In The ICU!

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See her scary story!

We're so glad she's okay!

On Wednesday, Sarah Silverman revealed that she's been off the grid recently because she was in the hospital battling a life-threatening condition!

The funny lady took to Facebook to reveal she was at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with a dangerous case of epiglottitis.

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While the 45-year-old explained she initially thought she only had a sore throat, she ended up staying in the ICU to be treated for the condition that caused her epiglottis to swell and block the flow of air through her windpipe.

So terrifying.

The Wreck-It Ralph alum thanked the medical professionals who treated her, and opened up about the near-death experience, saying:

"There's something that happens when three people you're so close to die within a year and then YOU almost die but don't. (That was me. I'm the one that didn't die.) It's a strange dichotomy between, 'Why me?' and the other, 'Why me?'"

The Sarah Silverman Program star also recounted some of the details from her scary stint in the hospital, adding:

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