Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s health condition has further declined and slipped into the danger zone following a drastic decrease in the blood platelet count, forcing the doctors to stop his heart medication, Doctors treating former prime minister
Nawaz Sharif have refused to discharge him citing serious health risk, according to a local media report.
According to the new test report, the blood platelet count of the 69-year-old Nawaz Sharif has fallen from 45,000 to 25,000 within a day.
He has been under treatment at the Services Hospital since Oct 21. His platelet count hovered around 28,000 — some 122,000 less than the minimum normal level — on Monday. “Despite doctors’ best efforts, it has not yet been diagnosed why Nawaz Sharif’s platelets drastically drop to dangerous level,” his personal physician Dr Adnan Khan tweeted.
Meanwhile, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) will resume hearing of the petition seeking suspension of sentence handed down to him in Al-Azizia reference on Tuesday when his interim bail was going to expire.