October 28, 2020 10:57 am
According to Dr Arindam Kar, the 84-year-old actor's creatinine and urea levels have been on the rise since Monday, and nephrologists are mulling the option of “renal replacement therapy”.
October 27, 2020 5:57 pm
Doctors were planning to carry out blood transfusion on Tuesday, hoping that it would improve Soumitra Chatterjee's condition to an extent.
October 27, 2020 12:13 pm
Soumitra Chatterjee's health further deteriorated late Monday and his oxygen support is less than 40 per cent, said the spokesperson of the private hospital in Kolkata where the actor has been admitted.
October 25, 2020 5:07 pm
Soumitra Chatterjee is not responding to treatment and his platelet count has dropped further in the last 24 hours, a doctor at the hospital said.
October 25, 2020 1:05 pm
Though Soumitra Chatterjee's organs were functioning 'well', the platelet count has dropped and the level of urea and sodium in his blood has gone up, said Dr Arindam Kar.
October 25, 2020 9:08 am
The doctor said since Chatterjee has been in ICU for three weeks, "it is always challenging to prevent secondary complications."
October 22, 2020 9:04 am
Though Soumitra Chatterjee's oxygen saturation is adequate, doctors are concerned about his involuntary movement, agitation and restlessness.
October 18, 2020 2:24 pm
Soumitra Chatterjee, who has the rare distinction of having worked with maestros like Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen, Tapan Sinha and Tarun Mazumdar, was admitted to the hospital here on October 6 after he tested positive for COVID-19.
October 18, 2020 3:29 am
Meanwhile, Soumitra Chatterjee was admitted to another private hospital on Saturday. He was able to talk to his family members and slept well on Friday night. His vitals are also stable. He will remain under observation for a few more days, said doctors.
October 17, 2020 12:43 pm
Soumitra Chatterjee is speaking a bit as well as recognising people and identifying their voices, a doctor treating him at a private hospital said.