The baby girl set to be born with half a heart

Pregnant Fay Murrish, of Maple Crescent, Parkside, Seaham, whos baby faces a major operation on her heart as soon as she is born.

Pregnant Fay Murrish, of Maple Crescent, Parkside, Seaham, whos baby faces a major operation on her heart as soon as she is born.

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A COUPLE who are due to have a baby girl with only half a working heart have vowed to fight to give her a full life.

Fay and Micheal Murrish were stunned when they were told a scan showed their unborn daughter – who they have called Chanel – is suffering from rare condition Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.

FAMILY SNAP: Micheal and Fay Murrish with their sons Cole and Chase.

FAMILY SNAP: Micheal and Fay Murrish with their sons Cole and Chase.

Her case is even more serious because in March, when she is born, a further complication means a life-saving drug usually given to babies with Chanel’s condition will not work.

 

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