According to the statement, the procedure was successful, and Trump experienced no complications.
The first lady's office announced Monday afternoon that she "underwent an embolization procedure to treat a benign kidney condition".
U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that his wife, Melania, is "doing really well" as she is recovering from a medical procedure to treat a kidney condition. The outlet also reported that President Donald Trump remained at the White House during his wife's surgery, but that he's expected to visit the hospital soon. Doctors do that with an embolisation - snaking a catheter into the blood vessels of the kidney to find the right one and block it.
She was last seen in public on Wednesday at a White House event where she and the president honored military mothers and spouses for Mother's Day.
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Gabriel Gomez of the Texas Attorney General's Office, who has been in law enforcement for over 20 years and is also an Army helicopter pilot attached to one of the Special Forces teams.
Trump departed the White House on Marine One shortly after 4 p.m. and touched down at the military hospital in Bethesda, Md., roughly 10 minutes later. Some patients do not react well to the embolization itself and doctors may be keeping the first lady there as a precaution, he said.
Mrs. Trump's spokeswoman had said the first lady was likely to remain hospitalized for "the duration of the week".
Prior to her hospitalization Monday, Trump appeared outwardly in good health this week. Separately, a former Playboy model has revived her allegations of a 10-month affair with Trump in 2006. Mrs. Trump is 48.
Republished with permission from the Associated Press.