It gave the impression to be an excellent day for the Colombian Tour de France and Giro d’Italia champion, who confirmed his face for the primary time for the reason that accident, but in addition acknowledged that he was near turning into a paraplegic.
The College Clinic of La Sabana detailed in a press release that the 25-year-old bike owner “was an osteosynthesis of a fracture of the second metacarpal of the precise hand and a maxillo-facial process to stabilize dento-alveolar fractures that he offered in his mouth.
“The medical and radiological outcomes are passable and the affected person is already recovering with none sort of complication. Within the subsequent few days, the administration of the chance of an infection and the follow-up of the pulmonary contusion shall be carried out, which can progressively permit one of the best medical end result,” the knowledge added.
Bernal additionally remembered his ex-girlfriend and thanked the well being middle for its care throughout his convalescence: “Immediately I need to thank God, the Clinic of the College of La Sabana, all its specialists for doing the unimaginable“, He stated.
The runner suffered fractures in some vertebrae, in the precise femur and patella and in a number of ribs, and likewise had a pulmonary perforation because of the crash in opposition to a bus, for which he has undergone a number of operations, all of them profitable.
The bike owner collided at excessive pace in opposition to a fleet on the Bogotá – Tunja street, on the peak of the municipality of Gachancipá.
This was the assertion from the clinic:
The College Clinic of La Sabana is allowed to report on the state of well being of Egan Bernal. We shall be very attentive to tell you about its evolution. pic.twitter.com/wbigBXzVZ6
– Unisabana Clinic (@ClinicaUsabana) January 29, 2022