RIP Saroj Khan- Veteran Choreographer Dies Of Cardiac Arrest, Know Its Symptoms

Masterji of Bollywood Saroj Khan is no more! She lost her life after suffering a cardiac arrest. Read the symptoms of cardiac arrest here.

Chanchal Sengar
Written by: Chanchal SengarPublished at: Jul 03, 2020
RIP Saroj Khan- Veteran Choreographer Dies Of Cardiac Arrest, Know Its Symptoms

It looks like this year is unlucky for the Film Industry. One after the other, we have lost many gems belonging to different genres which is extremely heartbreaking. Legendary choreographer Saroj Khan who made film actors and actresses famous with their iconic dance moves is no more! The 71-year old veteran choreographer was admitted to Bandra Hospital on June 17 after complaining of breathing issues and diabetes-related issues. On 2nd July, she breathed her last after succumbing cardiac arrest.

Saroj Khan enjoyed four decades-long career in the industry. She choreographed more than 2,000 songs and most of them are still on our playlists. Celebrities are mourning over Saroj Khan aka ‘Masterji’ death. Check out these tweets of Bollywood film fraternity who are shocked and shaken with this sad news.

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest is a heart condition that is caused when your heart is unable to pump blood to supply to the vital organs and suddenly stops working. This could be due to several health issues. The two main reasons are:

  • Heartbeats a very high speed that the entire cardiac chamber is not contracted.
  • Heart suddenly stop beating(sudden cardiac arrest)

In both these stages, blood is not supplied to the vital organs of the body. During this time, when the bleeding in the brain stops, the patient starts to faint and starts having problems in breathing. Which is seen as the main symptom of cardiac arrest.

Symptoms of Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest happens suddenly but there are certain warning signs that shouldn’t be ignored. These signs and symptoms are:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Chest discomfort
  • Palpitations
  • Weakness

But in most cases, a sudden cardiac arrest doesn’t come with a warning. Here are signs to identify cardiac arrest in a person:

  • No pulse
  • Person not breathing
  • Sudden collapse
  • Unconsciousness

Medical Attention

Timely diagnosis and medical aid can ward off cardiac arrest risk. If not, this could also help a person prevent other serious health conditions. See a doctor is you suffer from any of these issues:

  • Heart palpitations
  • Irregular heartbeats or rapid heartbeats
  • Chest pain and discomfort
  • Shortness of breath or breathing issues
  • Dizziness or lightheadedness
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Unexplained wheezing

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