Massachusetts Senetor Edward "Ted" Kennedy had a surgery to remove plaque in his neck. Boston on Friday to unclog a partially blocked carotid artery in his neck and is expected to make a full recovery.
In Boston, Dr. Richard Cambria made an incision and removed plaque that was blocking more than 70 percent of his left carotid artery.
The surgery lasted about an hour in Massachusetts General Hospital.
Ted Kennedy is 75 years old.