BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has regained consciousness after undergoing primary angioplasty at the Woodlands hospital in Kolkata. The former India captain is stable and is meeting visitors now.

Sourav Ganguly undergoes angioplasty in Kolkata hospital. (Reuters Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sourav Ganguly underwent angioplasty in Kolkata hospital
  • Ganguly, 48, felt chest discomfort at his home gym on Saturday
  • Ganguly is stable at the Kolkata hospital after a stent was placed

BCCI President and former India captain Sourav Ganguly has regained consciousness after undergoing a primary angioplasty at the Woodlands hospital in Kolkata. The former India captain is also meeting vistors now. A stent has been placed and doctors have declared Ganguly’s condition as stable.

Earlier, the doctors who treated him have had said that arterial blockage was “critical” and that there were not one but multiple blockages.

“Good news. He is stable. Stent has been placed. What I am told in this: “infero lateral wall myocardial infarction Right Coronery Artery stenting done. He is presently fine” Woodlands sources.
@SGanguly99 thank god”: Boria Majumdar had tweeted.

The doctors had provided a health update on Sourav Ganguly who felt a chest discomfort while at his home gym in Kolkata and was rushed to the hospital, at 1 PM on Saturday.

According to the doctors’ report sent before the surgery, when Ganguly came to the hospital his pulse was 70/min, BP 130/80 mm of Hg and other clinical parameters were within normal limits. His ECG showed hyper acute ST segmenht elevation in inferior leads and lateral leads. Echo showed mild inferior wall hypokynaesia with preserved overall left ventricular function. He is stable haemodynamically. He has received loading doses of dual anti platelets and statin and is undergoing primary angioplasty now.

Based on his health report, Ganguly had a normal pulse rate and blood pressure levels when he walked in at the hospital on Saturday afternoon. A primary angioplasty was necessary based on the scan results.





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