Scarface Placed on Dialysis While Battling Coronavirus
Written by B87FM on April 26, 2020
Scarface’s battle with coronavirus almost killed him.
The Geto Boys legend is revealing that he suffered kidney failure and needed to be positioned on dialysis on account of problems from COVID-19.
Whereas talking along with his fellow Geto Boy Willie D in a Zoom video, the 49-year-old rapper shared an replace on his well being. After testing optimistic for coronavirus final month, Scarface relapsed and needed to be hospitalized once more.
“I’m glad to be alive,” he mentioned. “I fought the COVID double bilateral pneumonia, each lungs and kidney failure in my home. When all of it went again to shit once more, I went again to the hospital. I simply bought out of the hospital Monday [April 20].”
He additionally confirmed his dialysis port, including, “That’s my new lifeline.”
Medical doctors have given him a brand new routine. “I gotta change my whole food regimen, I gotta do dialysis 4 days every week, three hours a day. That’s taking all my blood out, cleansing it and placing it again in my physique,” defined Scarface, who didn’t have any kidney points previous to testing optimistic for COVID-19.
He skilled some excruciating signs whereas combating the virus at house. “That three weeks, that month that I did in my home, was like hell, bro. I couldn’t maintain meals down, I couldn’t get snug, I couldn’t sleep, I couldn’t keep woke, and like I mentioned, I couldn’t breathe, bro. It was the worst time of my life,” added Scarface, who misplaced “most likely 30 kilos.”
Issues bought so dangerous that he thought he was going to die. “Hanging on that string of dying makes you actually recognize life as a result of I used to be inches away from dying,” he mentioned. “In the event you let the docs inform it, they don’t understand how I survived.”
Whereas Scarface’s situation has been enhancing, over 54,000 individuals have died within the U.S. from the lethal virus together with Bronx rapper Fred the Godson, who handed away earlier this week.