04 March, 2018
According to TMZ, Ross is being treated in the hospital's cardiac unit, and it is suspected the star suffered a heart attack which manifested itself in respiratory issues.
On Thursday (March 1), the rapper was reportedly found in his Miami home unresponsive and "slobbing from the mouth".
TMZ says law enforcement was called when Ross came to and became "combative".
Metro.co.uk has contacted reps for Rick Ross for further comment.
But reports that Ross was "on life support" were being denied by the singer's family and some friends.More news: Study reveals a significant link between heavy alcohol use and dementia
"He in da hospital but he is not on life support", the rapper, who signed to Rick Ross' label Mayback Music Group and Atlantic Records, wrote. ECMO is a process which oxygenates a person's blood outside of their body, before being pumped back into their body.
Police responded after receiving a 911 call at 3:30am.
While we wait to hear any more news about Rick Ross and his condition, we'll continue to keep him in our thoughts and hope for a full recovery. On his Instagram account, Trel also said that he had the chance to talk to Ross over the phone, and he's doing good.
Ross has had a history of seizures, suffering two within six hours of each other in 2011 (his private jet was required to make an emergency landing each time).
When asked by TMZ if he had any words for Ross, the Hotline Bling hitmaker said: "I'm praying".