Poor Lee Ryan has-been hit with a string of offensive luck recently after falling seriously sick – and splitting from his girlfriend.Despite bagging a dream role on EastEnders, his life outside of work hasn’t been so rosy recently.The 33-year-old star fell sick with quinsy – a complication of tonsillitis which results in an abscess developing on one or both of the tonsils – and had to be rushed to hospital where he reportedly will stay for at least a week.20 many months ago he moreover had to have a cyst in his throat removed after doctors feared it could be cancerous.Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to playTap to playThe video will start in 8CancelRead MoreHe has moreover reportedly split from his girlfriend, Miss Universe Great Britain Jaime-Lee Faulkner, just weeks after they got together. He has now deleted all trace of her from his social media accounts.“Lee is in a really offensive place at the moment and he is in a lot of ache too. “He has-been unable to talk, swallow or eat so doctors decided to drain his throat to try to lighten the pain,” a source said.They added to The- Sun: “It is extremely scary for him as his throat is a very sensitive place after his recent cancer scare. “He relies on his voice for his singing and acting, so anything to do with his throat is a total nightmare.”And his split from Jaime has only “compounded his misery”, they continued. (Photo: BBC)Read MoreLee and Jaime-Lee only went public with their romance at last month’s Radio One Big Weekend, with Lee choosing to share a video of them both watching headline act Kings of Leon.Lee was moreover reportedly planning to reunite with his old Blue bandmates and get back in to the studio, yet his hospitalisation means it has to be pushed back indefinitely.The newspaper moreover reports in that his return to his role as Woody in EastEnders moreover depends on his recovery.Mirror Celebs has contacted a representative for Lee for comment.