This Friday, just two days after being discharged from the Fernández hospital after overcoming pneumonia aggravated by coronavirus, the renowned announcer Jorge ‘Cacho’ Fontana was interned again. This time, for a dehydration chart.
The historic conductor of 88 years, who before the isolation began I worked in National Radio, was admitted and housed in one of the wards of the Milstein hospital (ex French). In that institution, Cacho must remain hospitalized, at least, a few days to normalize your condition.
“She has a dehydration picture but in good spirits“announced his daughter Antonella, who was in charge of confirming Fontana’s new health situation. “I could see him from afar and talk to him. He’s upbeat and with strength to get ahead“he added.
One month ago, the legendary announcer already had been admitted as admitted to the Fernández hospital after testing positive in a test of coronavirus.
At that time, he had completed the First days of the illness as asymptomatic, but upon arrival at the Buenos Aires health center, he presented an alarming picture, with fever (37.8 °) and a pneumonia.
Fontana, who has lived in the Rehabilitation and Geriatrics Clinic Interplaza, a residence where there were confirmed cases of COVID-19, had been discharged on Wednesday after 27 days of stay at the Fernández.
Now, despite the shock, despite the concern generated by the new hospitalization, from his family environment they trust that he will soon return to the home where he lives. “I spoke to the doctors and, If everything continues this good, in a couple of days it will be back in the Interplaza “, assured his daughter Antonella.