In a bid to offer holistic treatment, doctors have urged Soumitra Chatterjee to listen to music and literature of his choice.

Veteran actor Soumitra Chatterjee’s neurological situation deteriorated barely though he was secure, medical doctors stated on Tuesday night. The award-winning actor was in a drowsy state since Monday night time.

On Sunday night, medical doctors on the non-public hospital in Kolkata the place Chatterjee is admitted stated that his situation had improved and the octogenarian had opened his eyes, responded to verbal instructions and even stated just a few phrases.

“We are not in such a good situation now. His neurological condition in the last 24 hours has deteriorated a little. His GCS score, which was around 11, has come down again to around 9 and 10. Our neurological board, consisting of five doctors, has opined that the improvement happened due to immunoglobulin and steroids. After these medicines were stopped, the count came down,” Dr Arindam Kar, who’s main the medical workforce that’s treating Chatterjee, stated.

The actor underwent an MRI take a look at on Monday. “It showed no structural abnormalities. We have diagnosed that the Covid encephalopathy will stay for a while… in a worst case scenario, for an indefinite period. We will again give him immunoglobulin and steroid for the coming two days,” Dr Kar stated.

“The good part in respect to the previous days is that his organ functions are doing well. Most of time he is off oxygen support. He has no fever. His kidney, liver and coagulation functions are all okay. No new infection has been detected. Blood pressure is under control. The heart is good,” Dr Kar stated.

“The only problem we are dealing with now is encephalopathy. It means the brain (function) and consciousness (level) is sub-optimal. The improvement that we had seen did not stay. We are hopeful that with immunoglobulin and steroid he should bounce back towards improvement. The duration of encephalopathy has been a concern for all of us. We are not absolutely sure how long he would require care and how quickly he will return towards normalcy. We are considering some other options also,” stated Dr Kar.

The Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner was admitted on October 6 after he examined constructive for Covid-19. He needed to be shifted to the Covid ITU after his situation deteriorated. Chatterjee examined unfavorable for Covid-19 on October 14.

Millions of individuals in Bengal and past have been praying for Chatterjee’s restoration ever since he was admitted.

Amitabh Bachchan, who went to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai for a checkup just a few days in the past, reportedly requested the medical doctors in the event that they had been conscious of Chatterjee’s situation. Doctors on the non-public hospital in Kolkata stated they obtained calls from their fellow colleagues at Nanavati Hospital. The icon of business Indian cinema was knowledgeable how Chatterjee was doing.

In a bid to supply holistic therapy, medical doctors have made Chatterjee hearken to music and literature of his alternative. On Saturday night he communicated along with his daughter Poulomi Basu.


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