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Sen. Mark Kirk stroke condition update

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Friday morning update on the condition of Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) following his stroke over the weekend:

"Senator Kirk is doing quite well this morning. He is alert, responding more rapidly to questions and the swelling in his brain has stabilized. While he remains in serious but stable condition, we are pleased with his continued progress," said Richard Fessler, MD, PhD, neurosurgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and professor of neurological surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

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