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Britain’s smallest surviving baby boy, who weighed the same as a can of Coke at birth, has finally gone home from hospital.

Doctors first noticed that tiny tot Theo Taylor was smaller than expected when his mother was 19-weeks pregnant, discovering that he had stopped growing in the womb.

Medics were so worried about the baby that they told Theo’s parents to “expect the worse” or “prepare for a demise”, and even offered 24-year-old Katie Rhodes a termination the day before he was born.

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