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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of preterm neonates enrolled in the study

From: Expression of lymphocyte activation markers of preterm neonates is associated with perinatal complications

Gestational age (weeks) 30 (25–33)
No. of infants born before 29th week 13 (30 %)
No. of infants born on 29-30th week 15 (35 %)
No. of infants born after 30th week 15 (35 %)
Birth weight (grams) 1300 (490–1980)
Apgar score at 1 min 8 (5–9)
Apgar score at 5 min 9 (7–10)
No. of male infants 21 (49 %)
No. of neonates born by Cesarean section 26 (60 %)
No. of neonates with maternal steroid prophylaxis 25 (58 %)
No. of neonates with suspected intrauterine infection 43 (100 %)
No. of preeclampsia 8 (19 %)
No. of premature rupture of membranes 13 (30 %)
  1. Data are presented as median (range)