Actress Merna al-Mohandes died Wednesday at the International Medical Center on Wednesday at nearly 37 years old.
Mohandes was placed on a mechanical ventilator after she suffered from bleeding in her lungs for three days after having fallen into a coma since Wednesday morning.
She had undergone three surgeries abroad to remove her colon.
Mohandes was born on October 1st 1978. She appeared in TV ads at 9 years old before she began acting.
Mohandes took part in TV series "Mahmoud al-Masry", "Abed Kerman", "Arabisk", "Banat Afkary", "Ahlam Adeya", "Yawmeyat Wanis" and others.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm