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Joan Rivers has been moved out of the intensive care unit, her daughter Melissa said in a new statement released midday on Wednesday.

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Rivers, 81, has been moved into a private room "where she is being kept comfortable," her daughter said. "Thank you for your continued support."

The comedienne and Fashion Police host has been on life support since Thursday, when she was rushed to the hospital after she stopped breathing during surgery on her throat. Rivers has not regained consciousness since, but her daughter revealed on Monday that she is being slowly brought out of a medically induced coma.