Katy Perry gets 17 stitches after injuring herself while dancing

London: Pop singer Katy Perry had 17 stitches in her leg after she hurt herself while dancing at a club in Toronto, Canada.

Perry, 25, paid a visit to a local hospital shortly after attending the MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVAs) aftershow party.

The exact location of the singer’s injury is not known.

She, however, she later laughed off the incident on Twitter.

"17 stitches later... Don’t make fun of my dance moves tomorrow. That’s what got me here in the 1st place! Thanks for the souvenir Canada :)!" the Sun quoted her as saying.