(L.A.) Baby Girl Knox Died in a Hospital

Case Number: 2002-09520

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a Hispanic female that occurred in a hospital.

The coroner’s office has identified the infant girl as Baby Girl Knox.

Manner of Death: Natural

Cause of Death A: Sequelae of Premature Birth at 24 Weeks

Cause of Death B: Placental Insuffiency

Cause of Death C: Umbilical Cord Abnormality

Cause of Death D: Wharton’s Jelly Deficiency

Other Significant Condition: Chorioamnionitis

RIP BABY GIRL KNOX (December 15, 2002 – December 15, 2002)

Wharton’s jelly is a gelatinous substance within the umbilical cord.