Tobacco underwent emergency surgery, media reported

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in fotobanka tobacco. Archival photoTobacco underwent emergency surgery, media reported© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

People’s artist of the USSR Oleg Tabakov underwent emergency surgery in the First city hospital in Moscow, reports «the Fifth channel» with reference to the source.

According to the publication, doctors assess the state of the actor as serious but stable. Tabakov hooked up to a ventilator.

On admission of the artist became known yesterday that all this time there have been conflicting reports about his condition. The reference service of the First city hospital RIA Novosti reported that the actor is in the intensive care unit, and in a press-service of «Snuff» — he goes «routine dental treatment».

The sons of an artist named different reasons for his hospitalization: the eldest son told about the pneumonia, and the younger about «dental examination».