Matthew Broderick‘s sister has examined positive for coronavirus — and is in isolation in an intensive care unit with “a extreme type of pneumonia,” she revealed via her church.
“I’m so grateful for your prayers as I’ve been unwell,” the Rev. Janet Broderick, 64, wrote to her congregation at All Saints Episcopal Church in Beverly Hills on Wednesday.
“Everybody has been so good to me and supported me with prayers.”
Regardless of her severe situation, she assured worshipers, “I’m via the worst of this and really very a lot on the mend.”
Broderick — the older sister of the 57-year-old “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” star — fell unwell in February whereas attending a convention in Louisville, Kentucky, that was attended by representatives of 500 church buildings nationwide, her church stated.
When she first sought medical care, it was deemed to be “a viral syndrome” that “didn’t warrant additional concern,” the church stated.
She went to LA’s Cedars Sinai Medical Middle after somebody who had been on the similar convention examined positive — and was then additionally confirmed to have COVID-19, the church stated.
“Janet’s present situation is steady, and he or she is being handled for a extreme type of pneumonia,” the church stated.
“She is receiving the most effective medical care out there and her docs’ prognosis is for a whole and full restoration.
“It should take a while, however Janet is resting comfortably at Cedars till the time she is launched and might return house to finish her restoration.”
Broderick stated her “household have been so so loving and cared for me so nicely.”
“Jesus has been so near me the entire time and scriptures have upheld me no kidding,” she added.
“Even at my worst, I felt his hand on me.”
Her actor brother on Friday is because of begin previews on Broadway alongside his spouse, “Intercourse and the Metropolis” star Sarah Jessica Parker, in a revival of the Neil Simon comedy “Plaza Suite.”
A consultant for the actor didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark, Individuals journal stated.