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Eric Dane checks into rehab

Actor Eric Dane arrives at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards on April 17, 2010, in Century City, Calif. Getty

(CBS) "Grey's Anatomy" star Eric Dane has checked into a rehab facility to beat an addiction to pain medication.

Pictures: Stars in rehab

"Actor Eric Dane voluntarily checked himself into a treatment facility to help him get off of pain medication that he was prescribed for a sports injury that he suffered over the recent hiatus," his rep said in a statement on Wednesday. "He reports back to work next week. Business as usual."

Dane and wife Rebecca Gayheart are currently expecting their second child, People magazine reports. The couple welcomed daughter Billie Beatrice in March 2010.

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