Sathya Sai Baba remains critical, but stable

Sri Sathya Sai Baba, who has been undergoing treatment for multi-organ dysfunction, continues to be "critical" but his vital parameters are "nearly normal", doctors attending on him said here on Sunday.

Updated: Apr 17, 2011, 10:57 AM IST

Puttaparthi (AP): Sri Sathya Sai Baba,
who has been undergoing treatment for multi-organ dysfunction,
continues to be "critical" but his vital parameters are
"nearly normal", doctors attending on him said here on Sunday.

"Sri Sathya Sai Baba completes his 20th day of stay in
this hospital. The vital parameters of his health are nearly
normal," a health bulletin issued this morning by AN Safaya,
director of Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Medical
Sciences said.

"He continues to be on assisted ventilation. He is
also receiving CRRT system of dialysis. His liver functioning
is yet to recover fully," it said.

"He continues to be in a critical state of health and
is being constantly watched by the panel of specialist doctors
attending on him," the bulletin added.

86-year-old Sathya Sai Baba was admitted to the
hospital on March 28 following problems related to heart and
respiration.

PTI