Henk Westbroek is Thursday included in the Diakonessenziekenhuis in Utrecht. The 66-year-old presenter has a heavy infection of the bacteria, also known as the legionnaires ‘ disease, incurred.
Westbroek two weeks in the hospital stay for an intensive course of antibiotics to undergo. The legionnaires ‘ disease has the same symptoms as a severe pneumonia.
According to RTV Utrecht , the presenter, the disease is probably occurring on Sicily, where Westbroek recently with his wife Julia was on vacation. His wife ran on the Italian island of an infection in her leg.
In 2015 sat Westbroek also already in the barn. After a few months of treatment made the singer known tuberculosis to have had.
Pneumonia in the legionella variant was me until now spared. But I can now also on my list of credit. On death after, I have everything you get can be just about had it. I twitter not
Time of placing
16:05 – 23 may 2018