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Sarah Murnaghan Put Back On Breathing Tube

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Wednesday was a discouraging day for Sarah Murnaghan, the 10-year-old who made international headlines after going through a lung transplant operation in Philadelphia.

That was after a judge intervened and gave the young cystic fibrosis patient a chance at the list of organs from adult donors.

On Wednesday night, Sarah's family posted on Facebook that doctors tried to remove her breathing tube, but Sarah struggled and the tube had to be put back in.

Doctors are still optimistic.

They say Sarah will just need a little more time to regain strength.

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