Mother Teresa agrees to undergo heart test
November 26, 1996
Web posted at: 12:00 p.m. (1700 GMT)
CALCUTTA, India (CNN) -- Mother Teresa will undergo an
angiogram to check the functioning of her arteries, doctors
Doctors said the 86-year-old Roman Catholic nun was reluctant
to have any special treatment done but agreed to the
Dr. A.K. Sen at the Woodlands Nursing Home said doctors will
transfer her to the Birla Hospital in Calcutta Tuesday
afternoon, if possible, so the test can be performed "before
she changes her mind."
Mother Teresa was admitted to the hospital with an irregular
heart beat early Friday. It was the third time since August
she had been admitted for emergency care.
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