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let someone who want to down the. starts october 16th. this is d w news live from berlin donald trump's personal physician provides an update on the u.s. president's progress doctor sean conley revealed that the president is now on of course of steroids he also said trump was continuing to do well but was experiencing ups and downs also on the show a new escalation in the conflict in the caucasus other by john and armenia trade
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accusations over a deadly attack on azerbaijan 2nd largest city as fighting in the disputed nagorno-karabakh region continues to intensify. and pope francis says unbridled capitalism has failed people in the wake of the pandemic will find out what else is in his latest and cyclical but he issued to the faithful today. i'm married to evan steyn thanks for joining me u.s. president donald trump's doctors have issued a new statement on his condition saying he's been given a steroids drug called x m s his own that medication is usually given to seriously ill coated patients to help their lung function despite this trans personal doctor said the president may be discharged from the hospital as early as monday let's
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hear what else dr sean connelly had to say. over the course of his illness the president has experienced 2 episodes of trains and drops his oxygen saturation we debated the reasons for this and whether we'd even intervene is a determination of the team based predominantly on the timeline from the initial diagnosis that we initiate xom at this end i'd like to take this opportunity now given some speculation over the course of the illness now the last couple days. updates you in the course of his his own illness thursday night into friday morning when i left the bedside the president was doing well with only mild symptoms and his oxygen was in the high ninety's. late friday morning when i returned to the bedside president had a high fever and his oxygen oxygen saturation was transiently dipping below 94 percent given these 2 developments i was concerned for possible rabbit progression of the illness i recommended the president we try some supplemental oxygen see how
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he'd respond he was fairly adamant that he didn't need it he was not short of breath he was tired had the fever and i was about it and after about a minute on only 2 leaders he said ration levels are back over 40 over 95 percent. stayed on that for a belt an hour maybe it was off and gone later that day by the time the team here was at the bedside president had been up out of bed moving about the residence with only mild symptoms despite this they want to grieve the best course of action was to move to walter reed for a more thorough evaluation monitoring well for more i'm joined in the studio by stacy bivins from our u.s. election team hello to stacy so we just heard there from presidents trumps personal doctor 1st that his oxygen levels have dipped twice and that he's being given steroids.


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