BCCI President Sourav Ganguly to be discharged from the hospital on Wednesday and will be monitored at home on a daily basis, was quoted as saying by Dr Rupali Basu, MD & CEO Woodlands Hospital, Kolkata.
Hospital authorities said while talking to media that the former Indian captain, who suffered a mild heart attack earlier last week, is in a stable condition.
Earlier on Monday, a nine-member board of senior doctors discussed Ganguly’s condition and reached a consensus that angioplasty can be deferred to a later date, although appropriate, as it is stable, said Dr. Basu.
Dr Devi Shetty and Dr R K Panda, renowned cardiologists, participated in the meeting through a virtual platform, while another US expert was part of the phone discussion, she said. Dr. Basu said that treating physicians would keep a close eye on his health status and take necessary steps at his home after he is discharged.
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