A week after being hospitalised for exhaustion, Kanye West is back home.

E! News reports the rapper was released from the hospital a week after being admitted for exhaustion on November 21, 2016.

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Meanwhile, entertainment site, TMZ, claims the rapper is at home with his wife and kids.

Recall that the Grammy-winning rapper voluntarily went to the UCLA Medical Center for evaluation after suffering from exhaustion and sleep deprivation.

Unconfirmed reports claimed the rapper was handcuffed.

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The handcuffing is standard protocol for an involuntary psychiatric hold, which is also referred to as a "5150." In such cases, patients are believed to potentially be a danger to themselves, others around them, and/or gravely disabled.