(CBS News) -- Melissa Gilbert was rushed to the hospital after performing a paso doble with partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy on "Dancing with the Stars."
The 47-year-old actress gave her Twitter followers an update, saying that she'll be fine.
"I'm alright. Mild concussion and whiplash, wrote Gilbert on the social networking site. "Very soon I will be safely home resting and being taken care of."
She tweeted to her partner: "@MaksimC you are my champion. I adore you." Gilbert also thanked singer Gavin Degraw for his help that night: "@GavinDeGraw bless your heart for carrying me down those stairs!"
It was announced on the show that she was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
The contestants return tonight for the show's elimination episode at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
Camille Mann, CBS NEWS