AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala’s husband M Natarajan is in a critical condition after suffering multiple organ failure on Sunday.
Natarajan, 74, has been admitted to Gleneagles Global Health City in Perumbakkam on the outskirts of the city, where he is under intensive care.
A hospital release said he was also suffering from lung congestion.
According to the release, Natarajan had a history of chronic liver disease and was receiving treatment from Gleneagles Global Health City for the last six months.
“He has been registered with the Tamil Nadu Organ Sharing (TNOS) waiting list for deceased donor liver transplantation,” it said.
“Currently, he is admitted at the Liver Intensive Care Unit with decompensated liver disease leading to liver failure, kidney failure and lung congestion,” it added.
Natarajan has been registered with the Tamil Nadu Organ Sharing (TNOS) waiting list for deceased donor liver transplantation.
“He is being taken care by a multidisciplinary team of liver specialists headed by Prof. Mohamed Rela (of London),” the hospital note said.