Scrubs actor Sam Lloyd also known as the lovable Ted in the popular sitcom has been diagnosed with lung cancer and a brain tumour and we can’t deal.

The 55-year-old had surgery the following day only to discover that the tumour was too intwined to be removed.

Sam’s family have said both Sam and his wife Vanessa have been remaining incredibly positive since the diagnosis, the couple recently welcomed their first child together, a baby boy named Weston.

The cast of the popular sitcom are currently pledging to help Ted upon hearing the news of his diagnosis with front man Zach Braff who played JD taking to Twitter.

Zach Braff on Twitter

Tragic news from our beloved Sam (aka, Ted the Lawyer). I will of course be getting involved. Please send him your love.

Sam’s family have set up a fundraiser to support him and his family during the time, you can find Sam’s GoFundMe page here.