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Sarah's Surgeries Continue, Latest Aims To Repair Diaphragm

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The 10-year-old Delaware County girl who stole the nation's heart with her fight for new lungs will be back in the operating room Monday.

Sarah Murnaghan is making some strides in her recovery, but her family says she's not out of the woods just yet.

On Friday, Sarah's family revealed that she underwent not one but two double lung transplants- three days apart.

She is still having problems breathing because of a paralyzed diaphragm, which is a complication from the transplants that are keeping her lungs from expanding.

Monday's surgery aims to fix that

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