Former Miss Brazil Gleycy Correia Passes Away At 27 After Routine Tonsil Surgery
Brazil: Former Miss Brazil Gleycy Correia passed away at the age of 27 after suffering a brain haemorrhage and a heart attack following a routine operation to have her tonsils removed.
According to the Independent, Ms Correia, who was crowned Miss United Continents Brazil in 2018, passed away at a private clinic on Monday. She had been in a coma for the past two months. She underwent surgery to remove her tonsils but days later she suffered heavy bleeding and had a heart attack on April 4.
Ms Correia was a model, beautician and influencer, with more than 56,000 followers on Instagram. She was born in Macae, a city on Brazil’s Atlantic coast 120 miles northeast of Rio de Janeiro. As per the Post, she worked from an early age, getting a job as a manicurist at a neighbourhood beauty salon.