The palace clarified that Charles’s condition is benign, and he is seeking treatment for an enlarged prostate, a common issue affecting thousands of men each year.
Both royals were last seen publicly on Christmas Day during the annual royal family visit to a church service near King Charles’ Sandringham home in eastern England.
While they appeared to be in good health, the recent health developments have prompted adjustments in their schedules.
Kensington Palace indicated that updates on Kate’s progress would be provided only when there is “significant new information to share.”
Following medical advice, it is unlikely that she will return to public duties until after Easter.
Prince William, 41, will also postpone several engagements to support his wife during her recovery.
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