Table 1

Main neonatal characteristics of the population (n=74)

Characteristics of the population
Male to female ratio (27:47)1:1.6
BW in grams1945*
Range530–4300
GA in weeks/day35/0*
Range25.3–41.3
Prematurity (<32 GA):n=23
 GA in weeks/day29/1*
 GA range25.3–32.0
 BW in grams1175*
 BW range530–1840
n (%)
IUGR for weight24 (32%)
Twin pregnancies17 (23%)
Twins issued with SEPCs22 (30%)
Microcephaly at birth (<P3)16 (22%)
Macrocephaly at birth (>P90)16 (22%)
Congenital CMV infection8 (11%)
Metabolic diseases4 (5%)
Genetic diseases5 (7%)
Cardiopathies8 (11%)†
  • *Median.

  • †5 ventricular septal defect, 1 Tetralogy of Fallot, 1 aortic coarctation, 1 dilatative cardiomyopathy.

  • BW, birth weight; CMV, cytomegalovirus; GA, gestational age; IUGR, intrauterine growth restriction, birthweight<10th percentile; SEPC, subependymal pseudocysts.