David Cassidy battling liver and kidney failure

The Partridge Family star is in hospital

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Singer and actor David Cassidy is in critical condition in hospital with organ failure.

The Partridge Family star, 67. is in intensive care in a Fort Lauderdale, Florida hospital.

Cassidy had been in a medically-induced coma, but has been conscious since Saturday and is surrounded by family members.

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The '70s heart-throb has admitted battling alcoholism in the past and has spent time in rehab.

Earlier this year, Cassidy told American magazine People that he was suffering from dementia.