BANGKOK, 8 October 2014 Members of the National Legislative Assembly have visited Siriraj Hospital to sign their names to express their wishes for His Majesty the King’s speedy recovery.
Professor Phonphet Wichitchonlachai ( พรเพชร วิชิตชลชัย), Speaker of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) led the lawmakers on a visit to Siriraj Hospital to sign their names in the well-wishing book inside the 100 years Siriraj pavilion, which had been provided for the public by the Bureau of the Royal Household.
His Majesty the King was admitted to Siriraj Hospital on Friday, October 3, due to high fever, sepsis, blood pressure fluctuation and increased heart rate. On October 6, the Siriraj medical team determined that His Majesty’s gallbladder was inflamed, and promptly conducted an endoscopic surgery to remove the organ.
According to announcements from the Bureau of the Royal Household, the surgery went well and His Majesty’s post-surgery condition was satisfactory. Improvements were observed in His Majesty’s heart rate. His blood pressure has also returned to normal and the fever has lessened.
The Siriraj medical team continues to administer antibiotics intravenously.