The household of a person declared lifeless broke right into a morgue in disbelief – solely to seek out him alive and respiratory.
The Columbian household discovered Juan Jose Munoz Romero, 67, awake together with his eyes open after one in every of his daughters infiltrated the hospital.
Medical doctors within the hospital within the metropolis of Sincelejo, within the Caribbean area of Sucre, Colombia, had declared Mr Romero lifeless solely hours earlier.
However his household could not imagine it and demanded to see him.
Mr Romero had been taken to the Las Penitas well being clinic with sudden excessive blood pressure, in line with experiences in Colombian media.
Native newspaper El Heraldo experiences medical doctors on the clinic instructed the affected person’s household on Monday, July 6, that he had died simply two hours after coming into the hospital.
However his kin didn’t belief the medics.
His daughter, who has not been named in experiences, instructed El Heraldo that they weren’t allowed to see her father’s physique due to coronavirus protocols.
Nonetheless, she later broke into the hospital’s morgue when the medical doctors had been distracted and says she discovered her father respiratory and acutely aware inside.
She instructed El Heraldo medical doctors nonetheless tried to persuade her that the daddy was lifeless and what she was seeing had been pure reactions seen in sufferers after loss of life.
Her brother Martin instructed El Heraldo: “My sister didn’t imagine that reply and determined to take the physique from there and we took him to a different clinic. However all that point within the morgue had affected him and he was affected by ischaemia.”
Ischaemia happens when when the blood provide to an organ or physique half, particularly the center or mind, is just too low.
Mr Romero is at present being handled on the La Concepcion clinic.
Neither the Las Penitas clinic nor the native well being authorities have commented on the case within the native press.
The household are reportedly contemplating taking authorized motion towards the clinic.
Marlon David Rodriguez, Mr Romero’s nephew, instructed native media outlet 24 Horas Noticias Sincelejo that his uncle had examined adverse for Covid-19.