Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been hospitalized with a blood clot as a result of the concussion she received earlier this month. According to her spokesman, Clinton’s doctors discovered the clot Sunday while performing a follow-up exam. Hillary Clinton was admitted to New York-Presbyterian Hospital Sunday night and will be treated with anti-coagulants for at least the next 48 hours so doctors can monitor her condition.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was admitted to a New York hospital Sunday after the discovery of a blood clot stemming from the concussion she sustained earlier this month.
Clinton’s doctors discovered the clot Sunday while performing a follow-up exam, her spokesman, Philippe Reines, said. He would not elaborate on the location of the clot but said Clinton is being treated with anti-coagulants and would remain at New York-Presbyterian Hospital for at least the next 48 hours so doctors can monitor the medication.
“Her doctors will continue to assess her condition, including other issues associated with her concussion,” Reines said in a statement. “They will determine if any further action is required.”