Investigation into baby blood poisoning death

Health chiefs have ordered an investigation after a baby died from blood poisoning.

It is thought the baby contracted an infection after being administered a contaminated drip in hospital.


Number of baby blood poisoning cases rises to 21

Three more cases of blood poisoning linked to a batch of intravenous liquid given to babies have been identified. Public Health England said yesterday that a batch was "strongly linked" to the death of one baby and the illness of 20 others.