That pregnant, brain-dead woman in Virginia whose husband struggled to keep her body alive until their baby was viable, who gave birth to a girl in August just as the cancer was ravaging her body? The kid just died. Infection. One of those rare exceptions to what Eric Snowdeal once commented about, where there's all this media coverage of a "miracle baby" who's inevitably "doing just fine" in the NICU, but you never hear about the illnesses and complications that so often set in afterward.
Infant Born to Dying Mother Dies as Result of Infection [ap, via nyt]
Previously: Brain-dead mother gives birth at 24 weeks