Prince Philip Out of Surgery After Successful Hip Replacement

Prince Philip 'progressing satisfactorily' after hip surgery - Palace

The Duke of Edinburgh is due to have hip surgery after he was admitted to hospital for the planned procedure, Buckingham Palace has said. He is thought to have been suffering with hip pain for a month, during which he missed church services on Maundy Thursday and Easter Sunday.

Prince Philip's hip operation was a success.

When he first met the then-Princess Elizabeth, he is said to have showed off by leaping over the tennis court nets at Dartmouth Naval College.

The Duke of Edinburgh pictured at King's Lynn railway station. They will find it hard to restrain him. The retirement was later finalized on August 2, 2017.

The royal family member was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in London Tuesday afternoon for planned surgery on his hip, which took place Wednesday.

His final solo engagement was in August a year ago, when he reviewed a parade of Royal Marines outside Buckingham Palace in his capacity as Captain General of the corps.

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However, he began to experience various health problems from the age of 87.

The retired royal will undoubtedly undergo physical therapy in the six weeks between his surgery and the wedding, where he will proudly watch Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle. During Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee celebrations in June 2012, he was hospitalized for a bladder infection. Buckingham Palace has said it will provide updates "when appropriate" but has not provided details about the nature of the surgery.

The top of the thigh bone is removed and replaced with a metal stem that has a smooth ball on the end.

Patients tend to feel back to normal after about three months.

Philip has been in generally good health for his age, but he was briefly hospitalised over Christmas in 2011 for angioplasty treatment of a blockage in his coronary arteries.

Figures for the United Kingdom, excluding Scotland, show 851 people over 90 had a hip replacement in 2016.

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