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Dublin clinical director: NHS refuses to pay for hair reconstruction

23 January 2014 Last updated at 18:39 GMT

A private Dublin clinic says it has turned down burns victims from Northern Ireland who need hair reconstruction because the NHS refuses to pay for it.

A benefactor has paid for the treatment of east Belfast man David Haddock, who was disfigured in a house fire in 1981.

BBC Northern Ireland health correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly.