The legend of the Soviet cinema, Andrei V. Myagkov, underwent the most complicated heart surgery in a private German clinic and is now undergoing rehabilitation
The audience's favorite is already 71 years old, it took two years to prepare for surgery. Now Andrey Vasilyevich is undergoing rehabilitation. The famous actor until recently concealed his illness. From the missed performances in the Moscow Art Theater excused general malaise and poor health. In the course was only the administration of the theater.
“Yes, I went to Germany, they did the operation,” confirmed Andrei Myagkov. - Doctors changed heart valves. Now, thank God, everything is in order.
As Andrei Vasilyevich's colleagues told the theater, the operation was planned - Myagkov’s heart fails not for the first time.
“The operation was successful, Andrei Vasilyevich has already returned to Moscow and is still resting for now,” said Yury Kravets, Deputy Director of the Moscow Art Theater General Director.
- With age, heart valves can tolerate changes due to their intensive work: over 70 years of a person’s life, they opened and closed more than two billion times,- say experts Bakulevi Cardiological Center. - The most common cause of valvular disease in the elderly is their atherosclerotic changes. Valve reconstruction can largely restore its function. And with severe damage to the heart valve, valve replacement surgery may be the only treatment. The results of these operations are superior to the effect of drug therapy.
During his life, Myagkov played in a variety of performances. The audience loved him after the movie “Office Romance”, the success was fixed by the film “Irony of Fate or Enjoy Your Bath!”.