Friday, July 31, 2020

SCJ Ruth Bader Ginsburg Back In Hospital

American Digest – Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been admitted to hospitalzed once again after undergoing a “non-surgical, minimally invasive procedure,” a SCOTUS spokesperson confirmed on Wednesday evening.Ruth Bader Ginsburg recovering after non-surgical procedure - Axios

Ginsburg, 87, was last admitted to the hospital roughly two weeks ago for an infection. She also revealed that she has been receiving treatment for liver cancer for several months as well.

The court statement said:

“Justice Ginsburg underwent a minimally invasive non-surgical procedure today at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City to revise a bile duct stent that was originally placed at Sloan Kettering in August 2019. According to her doctors, stent revisions are common occurrences and the procedure, performed using endoscopy and medical imaging guidance, was done to minimize the risk of future infection.”

Further details about Ginsburg’s latest health episode have not been released, but the court revealed that Ginsburg is “resting comfortably” … Read more.