Former Miss Brazil Gleycy Correia dead at 27 after routine tonsil surgery

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The procedure should have been simple, but the model experienced'massive bleeding' and 'cardiac arrest'.

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Former Miss Brazil GleycyCorreia died following routine tonsil surgery that caused a brain hemorhage.

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The beauty queen, who had spent 77 days in a medically-induced coma for the last time, died on June 20. She was 27 years of age.

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Correia was crowned Miss United Continents Brazil in 2018 and Miss Costa do Sol 2018. She also worked as a beautician and model.

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In March, just days following routine tonsil surgery she experienced "massive bleeding" and a "cardiac arrest", The Sun reported.

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After being in a coma for two months, she was declared dead at a private hospital in south-eastern Brazil.

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Lidiane Oliveira, the priest of the Correia family, confirmed this news.

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He explained to The Mirror that she had had surgery to remove her tonsils in late March. She was home for five days before suffering a hemorhage.

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According to the priest, her blood loss led to her hospitalisation. Lidiane Oliveira, the priest of the Correia family, confirmed this news.

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He explained to The Mirror that she had had surgery to remove her tonsils in late March. She was home for five days before suffering a hemorhage.

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According to the priest, her blood loss led to her hospitalization.

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