Is Rick Ross On Life Support Or Not?
(AllHipHop News) Rapper Fat Trel has dismissed reports that Rick Ross is in life support.
The DC artist said he had actually talked to the Maybach Mogul.
Rick Ross was sent to the emergency room after falling ill in his Miami mansion. Early reports said it was a respitory matter then an ailment that was heart related.
TMZ reported Ross is on a machine that has taken over the function of his heart and lungs- basically life support.
“We’re told doctors have put him on something called ECMO, or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. It’s a technique used to oxygenate his blood outside of his body, before it’s pumped back into his body,” TMZ stated. “It’s essentially a form of life support, and a clear sign of how dire Rick’s situation is right now.”
The rap star was rushed to the hospital after a 911 call came from his house early Thursday morning.
A person at the residence reported that the rapper was unconscious and slobbering at the mouth.
When he regained consciousness, he immediately became combative.
Rick Ross' eventually made it to a local hospital via ambumlance where he received respiratory treatment either for pneumonia or a heart condition.
A slew of prayers went out for Rick Ross.