Prince William made a somber announcement that left fans deeply moved during the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTAs), where he discussed his wife’s health. Kate Middleton, his wife of 13 years, recently underwent abdominal surgery at The London Clinic for reasons undisclosed to the public.

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Despite being open about his health issues, including prostate surgery and a cancer diagnosis, Prince William remained tight-lipped about his wife’s condition.

While the Royal Family is known for its secrecy regarding health matters, Middleton’s privacy regarding her medical affairs has raised eyebrows and sparked speculation.

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Kensington Palace clarified that Middleton’s condition is not cancer, but rumors suggest possibilities such as Crohn’s Disease, a hysterectomy, or surgery related to reflux issues following childbirth.

Regardless of the specifics, Middleton’s health setback required the support of her immediate family, including her husband and their three children, George, Charlotte, and Louis.

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Prince William temporarily stepped back from his royal duties to care for his wife and children, demonstrating their family’s unity during challenging times. Middleton is expected to resume her official duties after Easter once she has fully recovered.