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Table 1 Distribution of body weight at birth (n = 75)

From: Low gestational age is associated with less anastomotic complications after open primary repair of esophageal atresia with tracheoesophageal fistula

Body weight at birth [g]Classification of birth weightNo. of patients [%]
≤999Extremely low birth weight (ELBW)1 (1%)
1 (1%) < 34 GA
0 ≥ 34 GA
1000–1499Very low birth weight (VLBW)13 (17%)
13 (17%) < 34 GA
0 ≥ 34 GA
1500–2499Low birth weight (LBW)22 (29%)
6 (8%) < 34 GA
16 (21%) ≥34 GA
≥2500Normal birth weight (NBW)39 (52%)
0 < 34 GA
39 (52%) ≥34 GA
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