The 93 year old was admitted to a medical centre on Friday (13Aug10) with complications stemming from treatment she received after breaking her hip at her mansion in Bel-Air, California on 17 July (10).
Gabor was only discharged from UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday (11Aug10) after extending her initial stay under doctors’ care, after suffering a bad reaction to morphine.
On Friday, she was readmitted to a medical facility, where two blood clots were located in her upper body – one very close to her heart, according to the Associated Press.
The website reports that the screen icon underwent surgery on Saturday – her 24th wedding anniversary to Prince Frederic von Anhalt – and is expected to be released from hospital at the beginning of next week (begs16Aug10).
A statement from her daughter Constance Francesca Hilton’s rep, Ed Lozzi, reads, “Her doctors told us it was a fairly routine procedure, that it wasn’t something to panic over.”