Us President Donald Trump has received additional oxygen since he began contracting the Coronavirus, a source close to the White House said.
The source said That Trump “definitely got oxygen,” explaining that it happened on Friday.
Earlier Saturday, Trump’s doctor, Dr. Sean Conley, told reporters that the president “is not on oxygen right now.”
When asked if he had it all, Conley did not respond directly, saying, “He didn’t need anything this morning at all.”
Asked if he had received an additional oxygen as part of his treatment for the Coronavirus, Conley said, “Right now he’s not doing that.”
“Yesterday and today, he wasn’t taking oxygen,” Conley said only when pressed to see if he had undergone treatment, and he replied, “It’s not oxygen.”
CNN asked for clarification on what Trump’s doctor said.
The New York Times first reported the story of Trump receiving additional oxygen.
CNN reported Friday that the president was having trouble breathing.