Writer, journalist and opposition activist Dmitry Bykov went into a coma. Even in Ufa, where he was to deliver a lecture, Dmitry felt ill and was hospitalized with a suspected stroke. Now with the writer employs the best doctors.
On 16 April a lecture about Russian jokes the Bulls were supposed to play in Ufa, but during the flights from Ekaterinburg creative leader felt bad. “On the plane, he felt ill, was hospitalized in one of hospitals of Ufa. Now undergoing tests. Everything necessary is provided”, — representatives of Bykov. “Now working with the best doctors of the hospital, communicate with hospital management, the head of Bashkortostan and the Ministry of health,” the sources said.
“To translate to Moscow Dmitry Bykov will not, he is now on a respirator in a medically induced coma,” — said the Agency “Moscow” the chief anesthesiologist and resuscitator of the Russian Ministry of health Igor Molchanov.
“ECG is done with great difficulty, kept 5 people… He was disoriented, asking for help and someone called, and then lost consciousness. The doctors assumed that speech can go either about the consequences of an epileptic seizure or edema or tumor of the brain,” — said the source.
After admission of the writer there were rumors about the stroke. “The rumors about the stroke absolutely false”, — is written on the official page of Bykova on Facebook. It is reported that hospitalization was associated with chronic disease.
“Dear friends! Unfortunately, due to the poor health of Dmitry Bykov’s lecture, which was scheduled for today is canceled. Now we solve the problem of refunds to all those who bought tickets. We spent a lot of effort and funds to organize this meeting, but circumstances are stronger than us. I hope for your understanding”, — reported in group events in a social network “Vkontakte”.
Blog writer reported the transfer of two other lectures scheduled for the 17th, 20th and 21st of April. The bulls had to give a lecture in Ufa on Tuesday, the day before he gave a lecture in Yekaterinburg. Wednesday, April 17, he had held a lecture in Moscow.