The legendary actor Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to hospital on Sunday after a few episodes of shortness of breath, is stable and is expected to be discharged in a few days. Kumar, 98, was taken to a non-COVID-19 Hindu Hospital in Khar district at around 8.30am. ‘Saab is stable. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for the Duas and prayers. According to doctors, they should be home for 2-3 days. Insh’Allah, ”the latest update, is Kumar’s official Twitter handle.
The message also called on fans and followers to stay away from speculation. “Don’t believe in WhatsApp going forward,” he noted.
Dr. Jalil Parkar, who is monitoring the actor’s condition, said Kumari has been diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion and is on oxygen support.
” He was feeling short of breath, his oxygen was running low, so he’s on oxygen support. It has a bilateral pleural effusion, which we closely monitor, ”he told PTI.
According to Parkar, the bilateral pleural effusion refers to the collection of fluid from the thin cavity, which acts as a buffer between the lung and the inner chest wall.
On the same day, Kumar’s wife and veteran actress Saira Banu told the PTI that she was unwell. ” He took a breath. It is now here in Khar Hindu non-COVID hospital for research, ”he said.
A tweet was posted on the actor’s official Twitter handle the same day to confirm the news. He says: “Dilip Sahab Covid has been admitted to the Khar Hospital of non-PD Hinduja for routine tests and investigations. He has been breathing. A team of health workers led by Dr. Nitin Gokhale is approaching him. Please keep Sahab in your prayers and please rest assured. “
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The actor was admitted to the hospital last month for a routine medical examination.
Kumar, who starred in “Jwar Bhata” in 1944, has appeared in a number of iconic films over his five-decade career, including “Kohinoor”, “Mughal-e-Azam”, “Devdas”. ”, ” Naya Daur ”, ” Ram Aur Shyam ”, among others. He was last seen on the big screen in 1998 in ” Qila ”.