Former Mayor Ed Koch moved to intensive care unit

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Former Mayor Ed Koch has been moved to the intensive care unit of New York-Presbyterian Hospital Thursday afternoon, said his spokesman George Arzt.

The move will reportedly allow his cardiologist to “monitor the former mayor more closely.”

Ed Koch has been moved to the intensive care unit Thursday

Ed Koch has been moved to the intensive care unit Thursday.

Koch was hospitalized Monday to clear fluid buildup around his lungs just two days after another hospital stay.