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Riga Mayor treatment to cost hundreds of thousand of euro

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Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs

Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs is still in the Intensive Care Unit at a clinic in Berlin after oxygen deficiency damaged all his internal organs, including liver and kidneys. Thus the treatment could hit hundreds of thousand of euro.

German specialists agree to the diagnosis set by the doctors at Stradins University Clinical Hospital in Riga – it’s a heat stroke and oxygen deficiency which affected all his internal organs, including liver, kidneys and muscles, Usakovs’s press secretary Anna Kononova said in a statement.

The health condition of Riga Mayor is serious but stable, which is a positive sign, according to doctors in Berlin. Despite Usakovs is in a state of medical sleep, he is breathing himself. However, lungs are ventilated as well.

Doctors say the treatment could last up to three to four weeks and it could cost several hundreds of thousand of euro.

Moreover, donation account has been opened and people can donate money not only in lats but also in other currencies, as well as, via mobile phones.

 


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