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Gary Sullivan

Gary Sullivan

Gary Sullivan with wife Karen in hospital

Gary Sullivan with wife Karen in hospital

Gary Sullivan

A woman whose husband was admitted to a ward in the Ulster Hospital where coronavirus patients are treated fears he could have been exposed to the deadly virus.

Gary Sullivan (58) from Bangor, who was diagnosed with bowel cancer four years ago, was admitted to the Ulster Hospital last Friday after he developed a urinary tract infection, a side-effect of his treatment.

His wife Karen told the Belfast Telegraph: "My husband showed every symptom that he was developing another urinary tract infection on Friday morning.