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Saturday
Dec112010

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner Home After Surgery

Photo Courtesy - Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner was discharged from a Washington, D.C., hospital Friday night after undergoing what was referred to by his spokesman as a “minor” procedure to treat a kidney stone.

“He is feeling much better and has been on the phone dialing staff this morning,” Treasury spokesman Steve Adamske said in a statement Saturday.

Geithner is expected to return to work on Monday.

He was originally expected to remain hospitalized overnight.

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Friday
Dec102010

Geithner to Undergo Surgery to Remove Kidney Stone

Photo Courtesy - ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner was admitted to a Washington, D.C., hospital Friday morning for a procedure intended to treat a kidney stone.

The surgery -- referred to in a statement by Treasury spokesman Steve Adamske as “minor” -- is expected to take place Friday at George Washington University Hospital. Geithner will remain hospitalized overnight before being discharged on Saturday.

Doctors expect the secretary will be well enough to return to work on Monday.

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