Form @VP "Beau underwent a successful procedure. He is in great shape and is going to be discharged tomorrow and heading home to Delaware."—
Major Garrett (@MajorCBS) August 21, 2013
Delaware attorney general and Iraq vet Beau Biden underwent surgery yesterday at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Texas. Last week, 44-year-old Biden suddenly became disoriented, and doctors are working to determine the cause of the episode:
Beau Biden was being treated at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston after experiencing episode of weakness & disorientation last week.—
Mark Knoller (@markknoller) August 21, 2013
Beau Biden also suffered a stroke in 2010.
Here is the full statement:
Yesterday our son Beau underwent a successful procedure. He is in great shape and is going to be discharged tomorrow and heading home to Delaware. He will follow up with his local physicians in the coming weeks.
While the Bidens await further news on Beau’s condition, well-wishes are pouring in:
Beau Biden; get well soon!—
Renee Steranko (@rsteranko) August 21, 2013
Thoughts and prayers to Beau and the entire Biden family.