Halesworth woman, 26, died after hospital surgery

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. - Credit: PA

A young woman died in a Norwich hospital after surgery, an inquest heard today.

Jennifer Moore, 26, of Malt Office Lane, Rumburgh, near Halesworth, had surgery at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (N&N).

Senior coroner Jacqueline Lake said that Ms Moore was an inpatient, but her condition deteriorated after surgery and she was taken to the intensive therapy unit (ITU).

Her condition deteriorated further and she died in ITU on January 25, 2015.

The medical cause of death was given as brain damage consistent with an insulin overdose.

The hearing was adjourned for a full inquest on July 12, 2016.