"Heading over to Walter Reed Medical Center to see our great First Lady, Melania", Trump tweeted. The statement about her procedure did not describe exactly what it was for, but it was clear that the first lady's doctors do not suspect cancer.
Melania has been a relatively private first lady as compared to her predecessors but despite her limited time in the public gaze her approval ratings are way higher than her husband Donald Trump. Trump will likely remain in the hospital for the duration of the week, the statement said. She said parents, teachers, and other adults can help prepare children for their futures by encouraging this behaviour. When the announcement was made that Melania Trump had kidney surgery at Walter Reed medical center, the world was collectively shocked.
Dr Keith Kowalczyk, a urologist at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, said that based on available information it appeared that Ms Trump was treated for a benign tumor known as an angiomyolipoma.
With the president watching in the Rose Garden, she last week unveiled the "Be Best" campaign, which she said will focus on childhood well-being, social media use and opioid abuse.
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Embolization, the procedure the president's wife underwent, is used to deliberately block blood vessels to starve some kind of growth or stop some kind of bleeding, a Massachusetts General Hospital kidney expert said Monday.
The procedure was not announced prior to it taking place.