SEATTLE (CBSLA.com) — Radio legend Casey Kasem is in critical condition at a Washington hospital, according to doctors at St. Anthony’s Hospital.

Kasem was checked-in to the hospital on June 1 and is “currently being treated for a wound infection related to a serious pressure ulcer, commonly referred to as a bed sore which were present when he was admitted,” spokesman Scott Thompson said.

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The 82-year-old has been at the center of a long-running feud between his wife and children over visitation rights and conservatorship.

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Family members say Kasem suffers from Lewy Body Disease, the most common type of dementia after Alzheimer’s.

“Mr. Kasem’s children – Kerri, Julie and Mike would like thank everyone and express their appreciation for all the thoughts, prayers and well wishes they’ve received,” Thompson added.

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Despite being in critical condition, doctors say Kasem is alert and appears to be comfortable.