Ernesto Pimentel underwent a hip transplant after walking for eight years with a cane

Ernesto Pimentel He made a radical decision regarding his health and how it has deteriorated. The presenter underwent a delicate surgery to improve your quality of life.

Through a statement, the popular ‘Chola Chabuca’ underwent surgery this Thursday, January 6 for a hip transplant due to a strange disease that prevents her from walking normally.

“Ernesto Pimentel underwent a hip transplant this Thursday because he suffers from advanced necrosis; that is to say, a strange disease that eats away at the bones in that area and there is poor blood circulation. That health problem did not allow him to move well and he had to be with a cane for more than 8 years ”, reads the message sent by the driver’s press team.

“At 5 in the morning, the comic actor entered the Ricardo Palma clinic and was quite optimistic for this surgical intervention,” they added.

It should be noted that the creator of the ‘Chola Chabuca’, Ernesto Pimentel ruled out that his discomfort is due to the huge studs that his character uses.

“I love my character so much that I am not going to blame him for any of my discomforts. The doctor has told me that it is because I have poor blood circulation due to some blow that I suffered a long time ago ”, the actor also clarified.

Ernesto Pimentel said that he suffered discrimination for being a person with HIV but that thanks to his efforts, things were changing for him. “It is a reality, but the success and the money make them forget about it. I am not a reference for that, I want them to see me that I am a person who did not give up. Your state of health does not determine who you are, but rather your desire to get ahead, to take care of yourself and others, “he told Apropo.