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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro hospitalized, suffering from stomach ailments


Highlights

  • Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro admitted to a hospital in Sao Paulo
  • Bolsonaro is suffering from stomach problem, may be operated
  • Bolsonaro was stabbed with a knife during a political rally in 2018

Rio de Janeiro
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was admitted to a hospital in Sao Paulo early Monday for tests. He had complained of stomach trouble. The government has given this information in a statement. The President has been admitted to Vila Nova Star Hospital. The hospital said in a statement that Bolsonaro had intestinal problems and was in a stable condition. According to the government’s statement, the President is fine and more details will be provided later.

Bolsonaro posted a photo of himself on Twitter in which he is lying on a hospital bed. He said that more investigation will be done for possibly an operation. Bolsonaro, 66, was stabbed in the stomach during a political rally in 2018. After that he has had many operations. At that time the President was treated by Dr. Antonio Luiz Macedo.

The doctor who went to the Bahamas for treatment was called back
The television network Globo has reported that Macedo has gone to the Bahamas for a holiday and is waiting for a flight back to Brazil to see Bolsonaro. In July last year, he was admitted to the hospital due to severe hiccups.

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