Siriraj Hospital announced Friday that Maj Gen Sanan Kachornprasart who was admitted to the hospital in November last year passed away on Friday from severe blood infection. He was 77.
The infection caused respiratory failure and blood circulation problems He passed away at 5.09pm.
He was initially rushed to the Nonthavej Hospital then referred to Siriraj Hospital, where he was admitted to the Respiratory Care Unit. He hospitalized after suffering a severe emphysema attack, Professor Doctor Udom Kachinthorn , dean of Siriraj Medical School, had said.