Feb 13, 2014

Michael Schumacher condition complicated by pneumonia

The famous German driver Michael Schumacher and a half months in a coma. According to the latest state of the athlete complicates recently found a new disease - inflammation of the lungs.

As stated European sources, doctors decided to treat with antibiotics Michael to win pneumonia. Medication may suspend the process of removing Schumacher from an artificial coma, which doctors began in late January.

Experts note that pneumonia often seen in patients in a state of artificial coma.

Pneumonia - serious disease which arises from the fact that the human body is weakened, and receives insufficient oxygen. In the case of Schumacher, pneumonia could begin due to the accumulation of phlegm in the throat of the patient. In trachea athlete is a special tube that prevents the removal of phlegm

Recall racer, "Formula 1" received a head injury, riding in the French Alps before the New Year, and was hospitalized. A few weeks ago it was reported that Michael went on the mend.