The 85- year-old TELEVISION star made the remark on social networks, however rapidly erased his post, inning accordance with The Sun.
The English performer experienced ill-health previously this year, when he informed Jimmy Tarbuck he was having a hard time to speak due to a back issue throughout a gig in Blackpool in July.
After apparently erasing his post, fans hurried to send out messages of goodwill.
One fan composed back: “Happy Christmas Des. Hope you feel better soon.”
While another chimed in: “Heard you were feeling weak.
“Take care, get well soon and recover very quickly!”
While another composed responded: “Really sorry to hear your not feeling your finest Des.
“I do have a couple of your LP’s and loved your work with Eric and Ernie. Feel better soon.”
However, a representative has because stated the previous Countdown speaker had actually been battling with an infection, however has actually because been “given the all clear”.
They informed the publication: “All the household got a stomach infection on Christmas Eve, however they’ve been taken a look at and they’re all clear and recuperating great now.
Des has actually delighted in an extremely effective showbiz profession, covering 6 years.
He’s been wed 4 times, and has 5 kids.
The star ended up being a daddy for the 5th time at the age of 72 in 2004, when his better half Jodie Brooke Wilson– 37 years his junior– brought to life his only child, Adam.