US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Undergoes Bile Duct Procedure in New York Hospital

Posted on July 29, 2020 8:00 pm
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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is resting comfortably after undergoing a non-surgical medical procedure on a bile duct stent on Wednesday at a New York City hospital, the court said. 

Ginsburg, at 87 the oldest member of the Supreme Court and its senior liberal justice, expects to be released from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center by the end of the week after doctors revised a bile duct stent that was originally placed in August 2019, the court said in a statement. 

“According to her doctors, stent revisions are common occurrences and the procedure, performed using endoscopy and medical imaging guidance,

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