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Sarah Murnaghan’s Chance Has Come Thankfully.

on June 12, 2013

Thank goodness a judge used his head and his heart and allowed this to happen. Let’s send good wishes and our hopes for permanent change in these policies!

Basharr's Outpost

Sarah Murnaghan, the 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl dying of cystic fibrosis, is receiving her long-awaited lung transplant.

According to a Facebook post from Sarah’s mother, Janet, the family received word this morning of new lungs that had been made available, and Sarah is currently in surgery.  The operation could take anywhere from six to 12 hours.

Sarah’s father, Fran, confirmed to Fox News that the lungs his daughter received are adult lungs.

A spokeswoman from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), where Sarah has been hospitalized, said they do not have any further information to release.

In the Facebook post, Janet said the family is overwhelmed with emotions, and she thanked everyone for their unending support.  She also asked her followers to pray for Sarah’s donor.

“Please pray for Sarah’s donor, her HERO, who has given her the gift of life,” Janet Murnaghan wrote. “Today their family has experienced a tremendous…

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2 responses to “Sarah Murnaghan’s Chance Has Come Thankfully.

  1. Basharr says:

    I have been waiting all day for an update, my hope is all news will be good..

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