20 May '11, 1pm

NSman dies after suffering from acute liver failure

NSman dies after suffering from acute liver failure

SINGAPORE: A 22-year-old Singaporean man died after suffering from acute liver failure caused by an unknown virus. On May 1, Hoo Shuwei came down with a high fever and was later admitted to the Singapore General Hospital (SGH). His liver cells started to deteriorate and after a few days, he was diagnosed with liver failure and his kidneys were also affected. "His kidneys started to fail.....he was sedated and they (doctors) were worried that the brain will swell. There were signs of swelling but it wasn't that serious," said Mr Hoo's brother, Shuyi Fezz. In an e-mail reply, SGH said Shuwei's condition deteriorated rapidly and he was put on the priority list for transplant. Unfortunately, he died before a donor was available. SGH added that the type of virus is still unidentified. Doctors advise the public to seek immediate treatment if they suffer from a high fever for mor...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews...

Tweets

NSman dies after liver failure caused by an unk...

todayonline.com 20 May '11, 9pm

A 22-year-old Singaporean NSman died after suffering from acute liver failure caused by an unknown virus. On May 1, Hoo Sh...

Unknown virus leading to acute liver failure ca...

straitstimes.com 22 May '11, 2am

An unknown virus that led to acute liver failure has claimed the life of a 22-year-old NSman. Mr Hoo Shuwei developed a hi...

NSman dies of unknown virus. #Singapore

NSman dies of unknown virus. #Singapore

sg.news.yahoo.com 22 May '11, 9am

A 22-year-old NSman dies of an unknown virus that caused his liver to fail. (Yahoo! photo) An NS man has died of an unknow...

US professional wrestling great 'Macho Man' Ran...

straitstimes.com 21 May '11, 2am

The colourful former champion - known for his husky voice, gaudy costumes and 'oooh, yeah!' catch phrase - appeared to hav...

The 7 Signs Of Failure

sgentrepreneurs.com 30 May '11, 5am

Many entrepreneurs that we have talked with during our research, especially younger ones, considered describing the repeat...