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The former head of Rosnano, Anatoly Chubais, was hospitalized in Europe in a state of moderate severity, Ksenia Sobchak said, citing Chubais himself and his wife Avdotya Smirnova.
“The condition is unstable. It became bad, arms and legs suddenly began to be taken away, ”Sobchak wrote in her Telegram channel.
She also cited a comment that, according to her, Chubais gave: “I was hospitalized in one of the European clinics with a diagnosis of Guillain-Barré syndrome. Condition of moderate severity, stable.
By approval project “Caution, the news” associated with Sobchak, the room in which Chubais felt unwell “was examined by specialists in chemical protection suits.”
On the World Health Organization website (WHO) Guillain-Barré syndrome is described as follows:
A rare condition in which a person’s immune system attacks their own peripheral nerves. The syndrome can affect people of any age, but it is most common in adults and men.
Most people make a full recovery from even the most severe cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome, but the condition is potentially life-threatening, according to the WHO.
Anatoly Chubais headed Rosnano until December 2020, and then was appointed Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for Relations with International Organizations. At the end of March 2022, Chubais left this post and left Russia. By unconfirmed information, he explained the departure by disagreement with the war in Ukraine. Later TASS agency reportedthat Chubais and his entourage are allegedly checking for corruption.