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Cristina Fernandez completes all medical exams and prepares for her first flight in almost three months

Wednesday, December 11th 2013 - 22:45 UTC
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The president normally flies to her private residence in Santa Cruz over weekends or long holidays The president normally flies to her private residence in Santa Cruz over weekends or long holidays

Argentine president Cristina Fernandez underwent this week several medical exams which have revealed “normal results”, announced presidential spokesman Alfredo Scoccimarro at a press conference in Government House in Buenos Aires.

 On Wednesday morning the Argentine leader attended the Fundación Favaloro clinic to undergo a series of cardiologic tests already been scheduled.

On Monday, the team in charge of the head of state’s outpatient treatment carried out a neuro-image exam with “positive” results allowing Cristina Fernandez to resume aerial travel.

In fact the president is expected to fly to her private residence at the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz on the weekend. The president that normally flies to Santa Cruz on weekends will have been away from El Calafate for almost three months since she underwent subdural cranial surgery to drain two blood clots.

Originally the check-up had been cardiovascular, since apparently the president had some problems with one of her arms when the clots were discovered. Having successfully overcome the cranial surgery and convalescence the president completed this week the cardiac exams, which revealed “normal results”.

Following the cranial surgery the presidential medical team had banned all flights plus insisting she rests and recovers absent from all possible stress factors.

Categories: Politics, Argentina.

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  • Anglotino

    Yay! Now she can escape to her country retreat away from all those pesky looters and striking policemen.

    Dec 11th, 2013 - 11:59 pm 0
  • Condorito

    Tango 2 made an emergency landing yesterday with engine failure.

    Coincidences and consequences Cristina. Nothing to worry about.

    Dec 12th, 2013 - 12:38 am 0
  • Captain Poppy

    Condorito....where did you hear that.....any links?

    Dec 12th, 2013 - 01:07 am 0
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