Paulo Gustavo presented a worsening of his health in the last hours. According to a new medical bulletin on Monday, 3, the actor had an embolism, heart failure and brain damage due to a bronchovenous fistula, a kind of opening between the lungs and the veins.
The humorist is interned in the Rio de Janeiro more than a month ago. He was hospitalized for complications due to covid-19 and still needs ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation, the “artificial lung”). Check below the statement sent by Paulo’s team:
“After some improvement, Paulo Gustavo suddenly got worse yesterday. The medical team today issued a new bulletin: Yesterday afternoon, after reducing the sedatives and the neuromuscular blocker, the patient woke up and interacted well with the professional team and with your husband “, started the bulletin.
“At night, suddenly, there was a marked worsening of the level of consciousness and vital signs, when new tests showed that there was disseminated gas embolism, including the central nervous system, due to a bronchiolateral venous fistula. Unfortunately, the current clinical situation is unstable and extremely serious “, informed the medical team.
The actor’s family continues to thank all the affection and asking for prayers for a recovery of Paulo Gustavo, as well as the other people affected by the disease.