Palestinian president in hospital undergoing heart test - medical source

Palestinian president in hospital undergoing heart test - medical source
 

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was taken to hospital in the occupied West Bank on Thursday and a medical source said the 81-year-old leader was undergoing a heart test.
A statement carried by the official Palestinian news agency WAFA, and attributed to a presidential spokesman, said Abbas' "health condition is very normal".
Doctors planned to perform a cardiac catheterization, a procedure in which a thin plastic tube is inserted into an artery or vein, and then advances into the heart chambers to diagnose and clear any blockage, the official said.
(Reporting by Ali Sawafta;... read more

 
6 October 2016 in World News, Views: 32
Source: Reuters
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