Liverpool news Tears as Leanne told to switch son's life support machine off MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - Heartbreaking scenes aired on Coronation Street tonight
Breaking News ! Coronation Street viewers were in tears as doctors told Leanne and Steve they need to consider switching their son Oliver's life support off. On Monday, viewers saw the doctor break the news to Leanne and Steve that they've had to up Oliver's sedation again as his seizures are now beyond their control. Things started on a slightly more positive note tonight, as Steve and Leanne were pleased when the consultant revealed that a specialist from another hospital was going to come over and assess Oliver and give a second opinion. Receive newsletters with the latest news, sport and what's on updates from the Liverpool ECHO by signing up here. Read More Related Articles Emmerdale's heartbreaking scenes as Dan wets himself Read More Related Articles Coronation Street's Daniel crosses Geoff over sex worker Nicky This was coupled with Nick's research about a hospital in Germany where they can treat people with Oliver’s condition, leaving Leanne thrilled. But their hope was short lived when the consultant broke the news to Steve and Leanne that having obtained a second opinion, it has only confirmed that Oliver will never be able to breathe unaided and the time has come to talk about switching off his life support.
Kat said: "I’m an emotional MESS, this Oliver storyline is just horrific." Lisa tweeted: "This is utterly heartbreaking." Sarah wrote: "Turning off life support is the worst." Mickey said: "Oh my God poor Leanne and Steve." And Louby tweeted: "Heartbreaking, just heartbreaking!"
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