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Research Article

Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Moderate Preterm Infants

Table 2

Ante and Perinatal risk factors for NEC.

CharacteristicEPT (n=43)MPT (n=99)LPT/T (n=30)P value

Chorioamnionitis5 (11.6%)7 (7)1 (3.3%)0.4
Maternal hypertensive disorders5 (11.6%)29(29%)5 (16%)0.04
5 min APGAR score ≤ 53 (6.9%)2 (2%)1 (3.3%)NS
Small for gestational age2 (4.6%)15 (15%)8 (27%)0.02

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