Former President Jimmy Carter Admitted To Atlanta Hospital For Brain Procedure

Former President Jimmy Carter Admitted To Atlanta Hospital For Brain Procedure

(CNN) — Former President Jimmy Carter was admitted Monday night to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta ahead of a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain, the Carter Center announced in a statement posted to Twitter.


The pressure was caused by bleeding from his recent falls, the center said.


Carter, 95, will undergo the procedure Tuesday morning.


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