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Prince Philip has infection and will stay in London hospital for several days, palace says

February 23, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.

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WINDSOR, ENGLAND - JULY 22: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh during the transfer of the Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles at Windsor Castle on July 22, 2020 in Windsor, England. The Duke of Edinburgh has been Colonel-in-Chief of The Rifles since its formation in 2007. HRH served as Colonel-in-Chief of successive Regiments which now make up The Rifles since 1953. The Duchess of Cornwall was appointed Royal Colonel of 4th Battalion The Rifles in 2007. (Photo by Samir Hussein-Pool/WireImage)

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, is being treated for an infection and is not expected to leave the hospital for several days, according to an update from Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.

London (CNN)Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, is being treated for an infection and is not expected to leave the hospital for several days, according to an update from Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.

He is comfortable and responding to treatment but is not expected to leave hospital for several days," the palace said in a statement.

Prince Philip was taken to the hospital last Tuesday after "feeling unwell," Buckingham Palace said.

On Monday, his grandson Prince William said the 99-year-old was doing "OK" and hospital staff were "keeping an eye on him. "

Prince Philip, who turns 100 in June, stepped back from public life in 2017 and has been taken to the hospital several times in recent years.

His latest admission was not an emergency, according to a royal source, who said he traveled to King Edward VII Hospital by car and walked in unaided.

Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth have both received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.

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