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Princess Anne visits her father Prince Philip in hospital

April 12, 2018

Britain's Princess Anne leaves the King Edward VII Hospital in London, Thursday, April 12, 2018. Princess Anne has visited her father Prince Philip in the hospital where he is recovering from hip replacement surgery. She visited 96-year-old Philip at King Edward VII Hospital for 50 minutes in central London Thursday afternoon and said afterward he is “on good form.” (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)

LONDON (AP) — Princess Anne has visited her father Prince Philip in the hospital in London where he is recovering from hip replacement surgery.

She visited the 96-year-old Philip at the King Edward VII Hospital for 50 minutes Thursday afternoon and said afterward he is “on good form.”

Philip is recovering after undergoing surgery on April 4.

Buckingham Palace said after the surgery that Philip was in “good spirits” and making progress. There have been no official updates since then.

He is expected to need a rehabilitation period and to use crutches for a number of weeks.

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