Popular actor remains on ventilator, hospital says

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Popular comedy actor Kostas Voutsas remains on mechanical ventilation for the fourth day, Attikon hospital said in its first briefing on the health of the 88-year-old on Tuesday.

Voutsas was admitted to the cardiology unit on February 7 with symptoms of respiratory infection and impairment of cardiac and respiratory function, the hospital said. 

He was put on a ventilator and was transferred on the same night to the intensive care unit where he remains, the announcement said, adding that doctors are also treating accompanying medical problems.