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  10/7/2013, Cheshvan 3, 5774

Rabbi Ovadia's Doctor: Condition Most Critical

Professor Dan Gilon, the cardiologist heading efforts to save the life of Rabbi Ovadia Yoseph, told reporters, Monday morning, "His deterioration is continuing, more than in the last update a few hours ago, extreme deterioration, an immediate threat to his life, deterioration in a bad direction."

Professor Gilon continued, "We brought in the family because we believe the situation is very serious, beyond the level of seriousness we described earlier." He stressed, "The situation is most critical."