People magazine has learned that the king visited the 42-year-old Princess of Wales in the hospital before the surgery. On January 17, Kensington Palace announced that Kate had undergone “planned abdominal surgery” the day before.
to british newspapers telegraph, Charles left Clarence House just after 8:30am local time on Friday and returned to London the day before the surgery.
“The King was admitted to a London hospital this morning for scheduled treatment,” Buckingham Palace confirmed in a statement on Friday. “His Majesty would like to thank all those who have sent their well wishes over the past week and is pleased to learn that the King has made a recovery.” “Diagnosis has a positive impact on public health awareness. “
Buckingham Palace declare On January 17, Charles will go to the hospital next week for “corrective surgery” to treat a benign condition.
“Like thousands of men every year, the King seeks treatment for an enlarged prostate. His Majesty’s condition is benign and he will go to hospital next week to undergo corrective surgery,” the statement read. “The King’s public activities will be Delayed for a short recuperation.”
A royal source tells People magazine that King Charles will Able to achieve His constitutional requirements and duties during this time. It is understood the king wants to share his diagnosis to encourage men who may be experiencing symptoms to get tested. national health service In the UK, benign prostatic enlargement is common in men over 50 and does not usually pose a serious risk to health.
As monarch, Charles’ health is of great importance. His decision to highlight his diagnosis is already having an impact: His announcement last week prompted a 1,000% increase in searches for prostate enlargement by the UK’s National Health Service website.
A palace insider said: “It would be wise to be more open about this, otherwise people might think the worst.” Tell PEOPLE exclusively in this week’s issue.
king charles is recently seen On January 19, the couple drove to the royal family’s Sandringham estate in Norfolk with Queen Camilla, 76, as they attended church on the Sunday before the palace announcement.Queen Camilla comes a day after Buckingham Palace announced the king is seeking treatment for enlarged prostate briefly Find out about her husband’s health during a stop in Aberdeen, Scotland.
“How is your Majesty?” Aberdeen’s Lord Lieutenant, Dr David Cameron, asked the Queen shortly after her arrival at Aberdeen Art Gallery on 18 January to support victims of domestic violence.
“He’s fine, thank you very much. Looking forward to getting back to work,” she replied.
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As King Charles recovers, unlikely Prince William As heir to the throne, Prince William will be appointed to take on additional responsibilities. Prince William, 41, is the Prince of Wales; State Counselor and regent during his father’s reign as heir to the throne.according to House of Commons Librarya regent will be appointed “if the monarch succeeds to the throne before the age of 18, or if the monarch becomes permanently incapacitated due to ‘mental or physical infirmity'”.
Activation of this provision is rare and will king george iv He was the nearest regent from 1811 to 1820 when his father, King George III, fell ill.
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