TUES PM: Swine flu girl, 6, died from septic shock
Jul 21 2009 By Andrew Hirst
A six-year-old girl with swine flu died of septic shock following a bout of tonsilitis, it was announced today.
The post mortem results on Chloe Buckley, from from West Drayton in west London, showed the tonsilitis was caused by streptococcus A bacterium.
Chloe died on July 9 at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington.
It is not clear to what extent swine flu contributed to her death.