Jopela descends to the 3,800
Today Jose Maria Alvarez "Jopela"
has decided go to the center of Himalayan Rescue Association (HRA) of Periche,
per underneath the 4,000 meters of height.
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Before the respiratory
problem that it have affected to Jopela during the last days and the danger
that it supposes, because it could end in acute edema pulmonary, doctor Jaume
Borras, the doctor of Majorcan expedition, has recommended the mountain
climber who firstly visits a doctor and after that lowers below the 4,000
According to Borras although
if he isn’t an acute edema pulmonary is recommendable that Jopela remains one
week in the 3,800 meters of height to be able to recover of its pulmonary
disease and to be able to continue, more ahead with the rest del group.
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