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Kidney embolization: What was Melania Trump's surgery for?

The Mercury News - 16 May 2018
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE. WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has offered few details about the medical procedure that Melania Trump underwent Monday, the recovery from which will keep her in the hospital for a few days. President Donald Trump ...
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Melania Trump's kidney procedure explained

CNN - 14 May 2018
(CNN) First lady Melania Trump, 48, underwent an embolization procedure Monday morning at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to treat a benign kidney condition, according to a statement issued by the White House. The procedure was ...
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Melania Trump: What is a kidney embolization and why is it done?

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 14 May 2018
According to the Cancer Centers of American website, “Embolization may often be used to treat internal bleeding and help prevent heavy bleeding during surgery. In some cases, embolization may be a treatment option for difficult-to-reach, inoperable tumors.
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First Lady Melania Trump Undergoes Kidney Embolization. So What Is It?

Everyday Health, Inc. (blog) - 15 May 2018
Embolization is what we refer to as a minimally invasive surgical technique,” says Robert Glatter, MD, an emergency physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. “It's a procedure that's intended to choke off blood flow to a tumor or mass in the ...
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Kidney Condition Puts Melania Trump in the Hospital

New York Times - 15 May 2018
The White House said Mrs. Trump, 48, underwent an embolization procedure. The Johns Hopkins Patients' Guide to Kidney Cancer describes an arterial embolization as a procedure in which a special spongelike material is placed into an artery that supplies ...
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Melania Trump's kidney procedure: How serious was it?

Today.com - 15 May 2018
On Monday, the White House said the first lady was admitted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, for an embolization procedure. This procedure is used to cut off blood supply in a blood vessel to prevent bleeding or to ...

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