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Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong had worked at Luton and Dunstable Hospital for five years
The baby of a "highly-valued and loved" nurse has been delivered successfully after she died from Covid-19.Mary Agyeiwaa Agyapong, 28, had worked for five years at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, where she died on Sunday.A spokeswoman for hospital trust said the nurse's "child was doing very well" but could give no further information.Ms Agyapong was admitted to hospital on 7 April, having tested positive for Covid-19 two days previously.David Carter, chief executive of Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, said she was a "fantastic nurse and a great example of what we stand for in this trust".
"Our thoughts and deepest condolences are with Mary's family and friends at this sad time," he said.
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