Table 2: Comparison of neonatal outcomes between the IUGR and AGA groups.

OutcomeIUGR groupAGA groupP

Length of stayMean16.364.58
(days)Median16.53.0001
SD10.772.18

Length ofMean5.921.28
NICU stayMedian2.50<.0001
(days)SD7.712.28

PhototherapyMean5.783.19
(days)Median53.005
SD3.712.11

IUGR: intrauterine growth restriction; AGA: appropriate-for-gestational age; NICU: neonatal intensive care unit; SD: standard deviation.