Senator John McCain underwent surgical treatment Sunday right after contracing an intestinal an infection.
The 81-calendar year-previous Arizona senator – who was identified with mind most cancers in July 2017 – remains in clinic in a steady issue, in accordance to a assertion introduced by his business office.
“On Sunday, Senator McCain was admitted to Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona, and underwent surgical treatment to address an intestinal an infection relevant to diverticulitis,” his business office claimed.
“Over the past several months, Senator McCain has been collaborating in bodily treatment at his residence in Cornville, Arizona, as he recovers from the facet outcomes of most cancers treatment method. He has remained engaged on his function as Chairman of the Senate Armed Companies Committee and has appreciated regular visits from his family members, buddies, staff members and Senate colleagues.”
“Senator McCain and his family members are grateful to the senator’s superb treatment group and recognize the guidance and prayers they carry on to obtain from folks all in excess of the state.”
His daughter, Meghan McCain shared an update about her father’s well being, tweeting on Monday, “My father
@SenJohnMcCain is in steady issue – he carries on to encourage me every day with his powerful grit and resolve. Thank you to the health professionals at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix and to all people who is praying for him.”
McCain was identified with mind most cancers right after going through a surgical treatment to take away a blood clot previously mentioned his eye past summer season. He was hospitalized in December to address facet outcomes relevant to his most cancers treatment.
When he was hospitalized in December, his daughter Meghan and cohost of The View sat down with previous Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died of glioblastoma.
Biden reminded her to remain hopeful as there are clinical breakthroughs all the time.
“And it can occur tomorrow,” claimed Biden, who additional, “there is hope, and if any individual can make it, your dad… her father is 1 of my finest friends… The issue that I discovered, and Beau insisted on, and your dad’s heading to insist on, is you have obtained to keep hope. You have to have hope.”
Immediately after getting identified in July, McCain told PEOPLE that his daughter marrying Ben Domenech on Nov. 21 at the family’s ranch in Cornville, Arizona, was a desire arrive genuine. In the wake of the analysis, Meghan, 33, and Domenech, 35, produced the selection to get engaged and speedily strategy a wedding ceremony.