Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Undergoes Sinus Surgery

by Sheela Philomena on  April 19, 2013 at 12:56 PM Celebrity Health News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Delhi chief minister Shiela Dikshit underwent a surgery for sinusitis, say doctors.

Dikshit, 75, was operated for functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute.
 Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Undergoes Sinus Surgery
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Undergoes Sinus Surgery
Advertisement

"Dikshit was operated Friday under the care of her personal cardiologist Ashok Seth at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute by her personal ENT consultant Devinder Rai from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital," said an official statement from the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.

Advertisement
According to doctors, Dikshit was suffering from sinusitis since one year.

"Of late, she started having nasal obstruction which started impeding her day to day work, especially public speaking," it said.

"Her surgery took about an hour and she is stable after the surgery. She will be discharged soon," the statement said.

Source: IANS
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Nosebleed Sinusitis Maxillary Sinus Cancer Nasal Polyp 
Advertisement

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive