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Young Irish mother sadly dies after trip to Turkey for weight-loss operation




An Irish woman has died after travelling to Turkey for treatment, reports the Independent.

It is reported that a young mother from the eastern part of the country has decided to undergo bariatric (weight loss) surgery.

She died earlier in the week, her cause of death still unknown.

A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said it was aware of the case and was ready to provide consular assistance, reports the Independent.

The woman, who worked as a nurse, had been living abroad for many years.

Tributes were paid after her death.

She was described as “such a lady” who had a “beautiful smile” and a “joyful laugh”, reports the Independent.

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