Celebrated actor Soumitra Chatterjee’s condition not improving: says, doctors. Kolkata: On Sunday evening, Dr Arindam Kar said that Soumitra Chatterjee’s condition is not improving. Dr Arindam Kar is leading the medical team treating Mr Chatterjee.
The doctor says that consciousness is not improving despite efforts:
Dr Arindam Kar said, “His consciousness, despite all our efforts, is not improving. Rather it has gone down.”He further said that they will take a call on two major issues. Mr Chaterjee is not keeping well as his doctor reported.
Celebrated actor Soumitra Chatterjee’s condition not improving: says, doctors
R Kar said that the key problem was Covered 19 encephalopathy. Celebrated actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been admitted to the hospital for 20 days. He has been contacted with covid 19. Doctors said that he is not conscious and his consciousness level has dipped. Further, doctors may put him on invasive devices for airway support.
Some doctors say: Soumitra Chatterjee’s condition is’ very critical’
Some doctors have said that Chatterjee’s condition is very critical. Chatterjee may undergo plasmapheresis or plasma exchange procedure wherein the patient’s blood is extracted to filter out plasma components such as antibodies This will help in reducing attack on the patient’s own body.
Neurologists and Nephrologists to decide for plasmapheresis today:
A board of neurologists and nephrologists will decide today whether the 85-year-old Dadasaheb Phalke awardee will undergo plasmapheresis or not. Due to prolonged stay in ICU, Chatterjee’s condition is worsening. On 6 October, he was admitted to Belle Vue Clinic, Kolkata. He was then shifted to ICU on 9 October after he developed some complications. His platelet, as well as haemoglobin level, has fallen and urea level is raised.