U.S. President, Donald Trump, has affirmed that his wife, Melania, is in good spirits, following her kidney procedure.
Trump made this confirmation known via his Twitter handle @realDonaldTrump.
The statement said the 48-year-old Melania “underwent an embolization procedure to treat a benign kidney condition. 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 Centre 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,” it said. According to the statement, President Donald Trump remained in the White House during the First Lady’s surgery.
“The president is expected to visit his wife at the hospital later on Monday,’’ the statement added.