A couple have shared heartbreaking photos of their six-month-old baby who had just survived heart surgery and has now been diagnosed of having Coronavirus.
The baby Erin Bates, nicknamed ‘miracle baby’ is now on an oxygen machine as she has struggling with windpipe problems since birth.
Born weighing just 5lbs 4oz, and after months of treatment her parents felt she stood a good chance of recovery but on Friday a diagnosis of Covid-19 was confirmed.
The pictures of the baby released by Metro UK with consent of her parents, show the baby girl lying in hospital on a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machine supplying oxygen, surrounded by wires, tubes and equipment.
Her dad, Mr Bates, a mechanic for Toyota, said: