Madiba: Stable after gallstones op

2012-12-17 00:00

FORMER president Nelson Mandela is recovering well after an endoscopic procedure to remove gallstones at the weekend.

Doctors said yesterday the procedure normally caused little discomfort. Anaethesia was always a risk for someone his age, however, especially for someone suffering a lung infection. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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