Prince Philip hospitalized at the age of 98 : what ails the husband of queen Elizabeth II ?

Prince Philip has been placed in the hospital for observation King Edward VII of London on December 20, A relative of the royal family comes to reveal the causes of his hospitalization.

Times are hard in this end of the year for the royal family of England. For several weeks, the involvement of prince Andrew in the sex scandal of the case of Jeffrey Epstein has damaged the image of the british monarchy. In order to calm the game, the duke of York has decided to withdraw from public life for some time. In addition, prince Harry and Meghan Markle who decide to live their lives well away from the conventions related to the crown. The torque Sussex has decided to spend Christmas in Canada, while all the royal family is to be found, as every year, at Sandringham for the holidays. But the biggest blow has been dealt to the prince Philip.

As announced by CNN, the duke of Edinburgh has been hospitalised at the age of 98 and was placed in observation by “caution”. The husband of queen Elizabeth II reportedly made by his own means to the hospital and is expected to leave within two or three days. A situation quite reassuring for the queen of the Commonwealth, which has, therefore, decided to go alone by train to Sandringham, while her husband is being monitored at the hospital.

“It was not very good”

Until then, it’s impossible to know what caused the hospitalization of prince Philip. But a source close to the royal family is entrusted to the Sun, and revealed that the father of prince Charles would have made a bad fall and does not want more power : “It hasn’t broken anything, but this has scared everyone. And he suffers from gout(inflammatory disease, editor’s note), which makes it more irritable, and he has also lost his appetite, she explained. Philip is a remarkable man who has always boasted of its side robust, but it will be 99 years old in six months and his age is devastating. Recently, it was not very good”. Hope, therefore, that the prince Philip will be quickly restored in order to be able to spend Christmas with his family.