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WH: Melania Underwent Surgery for ‘Benign Kidney Condition’

The First Lady will spend the rest of the week at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after the successful procedure.

By NTK Staff | 05.14.2018 @3:38pm
WH: Melania Underwent Surgery for ‘Benign Kidney Condition’

Doctors operated on First Lady Melania Trump Monday morning, the White House announced, performing an embolization to “treat a benign kidney condition.”

The first lady will spend the rest of the week at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the White House said, and she is expected to make a full recovery.

The White House released the following statement:

This morning, First Lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure to treat a benign kidney condition. The procedure was successful and there were no complications. Mrs. Trump is at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and will likely remain there for the duration of the week. The First Lady looks forward to a full recovery so she can continue her work on behalf of children everywhere.

According CBS’s Mark Knoller, the president will visit his wife later today.

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