Alfredo Scoccimarro, Argentina presidential spokesman announced that Cristina Fernandez surgery was successful and that the president “is in a good mood” in the company of her children.
The first official medical report detailed that the surgery, performed this morning at the Favaloro clinic, was to remove the hematoma on the head. Tomorrow at noon there will be a new medical .
“The President is already in her bedroom, she’s in a good mood, and say hello to everyone. She thanked the medical team, to all of you and all the people who are praying for her,” said Scoccimarro from the hospital.
Argentina’s president underwent surgery for a “chronic subdural collection” that was detected on Saturday, progressing favorably remaining hospitalized in Intensive Care Unit, said the director of the stroke center at the Institute of Neurosciences, Favaloro Foundation .
The doctors said the patient must take sick leave for a month, although Fernandez said she is not planning to take leave from office.