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Young man dies from kidney failure

16 April 2013

A young man who had lost both kidneys through disease, died yesterday.

27 year old Firat Balci felt poorly while watching a football match and was taken to hospital where he passed away, yesterday.

Firat’s mother Pembe, had donated one of her kidneys to him when he was 10 years old, however, at the age of 17, this kidney also deteriorated and he was put on dialysis three times a week.

Firat was buried at Minarelikoy cemetery.

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