“The one drawback is Covid encephalopathy which is sub-normal. One other couple of days of being administered steroids, he’ll bounce again to enchancment,” the attending physician stated.
The neurological situation of legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who’s present process remedy for COVID-19 at a personal hospital in Kolkata, has deteriorated somewhat within the final 24 hours although his different well being parameters are good, one of many attending docs stated in an announcement on behalf of the hospital on Tuesday night time.
Whereas an MRI accomplished on the actor confirmed no structural abnormalities, it was noticed as he was taken off steroid remedy that his neurological situation worsened in 24 hours which is because of COVID encephalopathy, the assertion stated.
The assertion additionally identified that although Soumitra Chatterjee was off oxygen assist more often than not, there has not been any new an infection, and his blood strain and coronary heart charge are in good ranges.
“The one drawback is Covid encephalopathy which is sub-normal. One other couple of days of being administered steroids, he’ll bounce again to enchancment. We’re contemplating different choices to carry again his consciousness to earlier stage,” the attending physician stated.
The physician added Soumitra Chatterjee has not developed any new complication and doesn’t have a fever.
The veteran actor, who has labored with famend filmmakers like Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Tapan Sinha and Tarun Mazumdar, was admitted to the hospital on October 6 after he examined COVID-19 optimistic.
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