Pope approves medical examinations for knee pain – WITN

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ROME (AP) ROME (AP) Pope Francis has cleared his schedule for medical exams for his left knee. A strained ligament has caused standing, walking or getting off a chair more painful and difficult.

Francis’s mobility has significantly diminished lately as he has a noticeable limp due to sciatica apparent to be getting worse.

He was forced to leave during the Easter Vigil this weekend. He struggling throughout Easter Sunday Mass and is now walking with a shuffle , and the help of an aid.

The Vatican spokesperson on Friday said that Francis was being examined for medical issues within the city stateand not at an outside hospital. Francis has long been receiving regular physiotherapy sessions to assist with sciatica nerve discomfort.


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