Pecoraro mess He returned to his television show today, The run run of the show (Chronicle, Saturdays and Sundays at 4 p.m.), after having passed a bone marrow transplant carried out in the framework of his treatment against leukemia. Very excited, the journalist cried live.
“When it seemed that Lío could leave us, because that’s how we entered the Hospital de Clínicas, with the risk of death … and today Lío is firmer than ever and fighting. Ladies and gentlemen, today Lío Pecoraro returns to Run run”Was the presentation made by his partner and friend, Fernando Piaggio.
The announcer went on the air from his home and wished his colleagues present in the studio a happy day, to later reveal that he does not stop crying and getting emotional about what he lives. “I’m very excited,” he said between sobs and unable to continue.
Lío Pecoraro in the first stage of his fight against leukemia. Photo: Fernando Piaggio.
“I’m going to tell you one thing. I went through a very ugly one, a very hard thing touched me, and thanks to all the people who were by my side, and also to my decree, which may seem redundant, but it must be decreed, from day one I said ‘decreed, won and healed’, but it is a process that is not easy, “said Lío in relation to the words that he constantly says since he learned his diagnosis.
“I was hospitalized for many days at the Hospital de Clínicas, accompanied by a great life companion like Fernando Piaggio, who we met in the voice-over career and we had the desire to come to do television in Buenos Aires,” explained the Rosario 45-year-old, who also said that he spoke with Marcelo Tinelli about the situation of Soledad Aquino, his first wife who is hospitalized.
“I was born knowing that I was going to do this, and have my own program over the years that I have spoken with the producer, Andrea, about when that moment was going to come. Nobody gave us anything and I am very happy to be here in Chronicle“continued Pecoraro, who is also part of Every afternoon (El Nueve, Monday through Friday at 5:30 p.m.), shipment led by Maju Lozano to which he has not yet returned.
Lío Pecoraro in 2020, when he was hospitalized. (Capture).
“I do not want to forget the people of the Hospital de Clínicas, its director Marcelo melo, my doctor Sofia Isabel Fernandez, to hematology and Francisca Rojas, and of course, throughout the transplant stage, at the Favaloro Foundation“, remarked the television presenter.
After thanking the members of the “channel of the red plates”, Lío Pecoraro provided details of how he continues his treatment against promyelocytic leukemia. “I have weekly checks and interviews every week to see how my values are, which sometimes one goes up or the other goes down,” he explained.
Always grateful for the love he received and the concern for his health, the driver of The run run of the show had words for his audience and followers of social networks.
“And not to mention all that wonderful public that it gave me strength in every message they sent me. I have nothing but words of thanks. Today is an important and exciting day for me“, said the journalist.
Lío Pecoraro’s health
The driver revealed that he had leukemia in October 2020, and days later he was interned in intensive care, with a serious condition for which relatives, friends and colleagues in the environment asked for blood givers and prayer chains.
At the beginning of November he opened his eyes and began to improve, and he was discharged from the Hospital de Clínicas at the end of that month. “There is no disease in my body”he declared that time.
In 2021, Lío had returned to television, but his bone marrow transplant forced him to have to move away again and focus 100% on his treatment. The donor was Laura, her younger sister.