Ebene News – United States – Prince Philip admitted to hospital after feeling ill, says Buckingham Palace

Updated on: February 17, 2021/9: 34
/ AP

Britain’s Prince Philip, 99, was admitted to a London hospital after feeling unwell, Buckingham Palace said on Wednesday The palace said Queen Elizabeth II’s husband was admitted to King Edward VII private hospital on Tuesday evening

He called the admission a “precautionary measure” taken on the advice of Philip’s doctor The palace said Philip should stay in the hospital for a few days “of observation and rest” “

Philip, also known as The Duke of Edinburgh, retired from public office in 2017 and rarely appears in public

During the current coronavirus lockdown in England, he stayed at Windsor Castle, west London, with the Queen

Philip married then-Princess Elizabeth in 1947 and is the longest-serving royal consort in British history.He and the Queen have four children, eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren

A former naval officer and avid polo player, Philip enjoyed solid health into old age, but had a number of health issues in recent years

In 2011 he was taken to hospital by helicopter after suffering from chest pain and treated for a blocked coronary artery.In 2017 he spent two nights at King Edward VII Hospital and was hospitalized for 10 days in 2018 for hip replacement surgery

Philip was last hospitalized in December 2019, spending four nights in King Edward VII Hospital for what the palace said was planned treatment for a pre-existing condition

He was forced to give up driving at the age of 97, after crashing into a car while driving a Land Rover near the Sandringham estate in January 2019 Philip needed help to get out of the Land Rover but was not injured A woman in the other vehicle suffered a broken wrist

First published on February 17, 2021/09: 26

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Ebene News – United States – Prince Philip was admitted to hospital after a malaise, according to Buckingham Palace

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