BREAKING: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Admitted to the Hospital
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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was admitted to a hospital in Baltimore on Tuesday for "treatment of a possible infection."
“She underwent an endoscopic procedure at Johns Hopkins this afternoon to clean out a bile duct stent that was placed last August," a statement from the Supreme Court said. "The justice is resting comfortably and will stay in the hospital for a few days to receive intravenous antibiotic treatment.”
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It's the latest hospitalization for Ginsburg, 87, who has faced a slew of health conditions in the past.
She has had several bouts with cancer including colorectal, pancreatic and lung cancers.
In May, Ginsburg was hospitalized with an infection caused by a gallstone.
In November, she was admitted to Johns Hopkins Hospital after experiencing chills and a fever.
In 2018, she was hospitalized with three fractured ribs after a fall at her office.
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