Unborn Leicester baby saved by windpipe operation

A baby from Leicester underwent a life-saving operation while she was still in her mother's womb.

Sienna Smith Credit: ITV News Central

The procedure to clear a blockage from the windpipe of Sienna Smith, who is now eight-months-old, was the first of its kind at Leicester's hospitals after doctors feared she would not be able to breathe when she was born.

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Unborn Leicester baby saved by windpipe operation

A baby from Leicester underwent a life-saving operation while she was still in her mother's womb. The procedure to clear a blockage from the windpipe of Sienna Smith, who is now eight-months-old, was the first of its kind at Leicester's hospitals.