President-elect Joe Biden suffered hairline fractures in his proper foot over the weekend in an damage that may probably require a strolling boot for a number of weeks, his physician stated Sunday.
The fractures occurred whereas Biden was taking part in with Main, one of many Bidens’ two German shepherds, on Saturday.
Officers initially believed the president-elect twisted his ankle, and his private doctor, Kevin O’Connor, stated later that Biden had sprained his proper foot and X-rays didn’t seem to point out “apparent” bone fractures.
However follow-up CT scans revealed small fractures to Biden’s lateral and intermediate cuneiform bones within the mid-section of his proper foot, stated O’Connor, director of government drugs at George Washington College Medical School Associates.
“It’s anticipated that he’ll probably require a strolling boot for a number of weeks,” O’Connor stated.
Reacting to video of Biden leaving an orthopedic workplace in Delaware on Sunday, President Donald Trump tweeted, “Get nicely quickly!”