Chicago's Cardinal George hospitalized for 5th day

Chicago Francis Cardinal George is hospitalized for flu-like symptoms, according to the Chicago Archdiocese.
March 19, 2014 3:59:09 AM PDT
Chicago's Francis Cardinal George, who was admitted for flu-like symptoms at Loyola University Medical Center, could be out of the hospital by the end of the week.

Cardinal George is on his fifth day at the hospital, according to the Chicago Archdiocese.

A spokesperson said, "He asks that people continue to pray for him as he continues to keep people in his prayers."

In 2006, George had surgery to remove his cancerous bladder, prostate and part of his right ureter and was deemed cancer-free. The cancer returned in 2012. Earlier this month, Cardinal George announced he was undergoing another round of chemotherapy .

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