(showbizspy.com ) - Jessica Simpson has been hospitalized in Los Angeles with a minor kidney infection, a source close to the singer has said.
"She had a minor kidney infection," the source tells People magazine. "She went in on Friday."
And what caused the 'Newly Weds' star to check into the hospital? "She had a fever and it seemed important to get it treated," the source explains.
Currently, Simpson is "doing fine," the source added.
The 27-year-old - who's dating Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo - recently took a trip to Iraq where she performed for the troops. She is currently working on a country album.