London, United Kingdom:
Queen Elizabeth II’s 99-year-old husband Prince Philip will spend extra time in a London hospital the place he’s being handled for an unspecified situation, Buckingham Palace stated on Tuesday.
“The Duke of Edinburgh stays at King Edward VII’s Hospital the place he’s receiving medical consideration for an an infection,” an announcement stated.
“He’s comfy and responding to remedy however shouldn’t be anticipated to go away hospital for a number of days.”
Philip, who has been married to the queen for 73 years, was admitted to the personal London hospital every week in the past as a “precautionary measure” after he felt unwell, in accordance with the palace.
His youngest son, Prince Edward, earlier advised Sky Information tv that his father was “loads higher…, and he is trying ahead to getting out.
“So we hold our fingers crossed,” he added.
On Monday, Philip’s grandson, Prince William, stated the duke was “OK” and being intently monitored by medical employees.
Palace sources have stated that his admission was not coronavirus-related.
Inheritor to the throne Prince Charles visited his father in hospital on Saturday however didn’t touch upon his state of well being.
Philip, a former naval officer, was handled on the identical hospital in August 2012 after a recurrence of a bladder an infection that laid him low in the course of the queen’s diamond jubilee celebrations.
The earlier yr, he had a stent fitted after struggling a blocked coronary artery.
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