Nawaz may have to undergo another bypass, doctor says


LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday underwent more medical tests at Sharif Medical City (SMC).

His medical examination was carried out by personal physician Dr Adnan and other medical experts.

Talking to reporters after the examination of Nawaz Sharif, Dr Adnan said Nawaz Sharif would have to undergo for another bypass surgery if angioplasty was not done.

He said the angina pain could cause heart attack to the patient at any time, adding decision regarding admitting Nawaz Sharif in the hospital would be taken later after examining the reports.

Daughter of the three-time prime minister, Maryam Nawaz, said that a team of Aga Khan University Hospital specialists examined her father at the Sharif Medical Hospital in Lahore.

The specialists included cardiac interventionist, vascular surgeon, urologist and nephrologist who also reviewed his recent investigations and scans, she added.

Maryam said that the medical reports were being complied and doctors were concerned over the health of the PML-N chief.