Dilip Kumar diagnosed with bilateral pleural effusion

The legendary actor is now on oxygen support.

Mohammed Yusuf Khan, professionally known as our very own Dilip Kumar has been unwell for the past few years due to his old age. He has been admitted to non-COVID PD Hinduja Hospital Khar after having trouble breathing.


On Sunday morning, a tweet was posted from the actor’s account informing about his ill health. “Dilip Sahab has been admitted to non-Covid PD Hinduja Hospital Khar for routine tests and investigations. He’s had episodes of breathlessness. A team of healthcare workers led by Dr. Nitin Gokhale is attending to him. Please keep Sahab in your prayers and please stay safe,” the tweet read.


Post his diagnosis the doctors informed his family that he has bilateral pleural effusion (water in the lungs) and is now on oxygen support because of drop in oxygen saturation. The doctor also said, "But he is stable and not in the ICU. If all goes well, he may be discharged in 2-3 days”.

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