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Table 2 Frequency, severity of intraventricular haemorrhage n, (%)

From: Intraventricular haemorrhage in a Ugandan cohort of low birth weight neonates: the IVHU study

  Neonates ≤ 1500 g
n = 62
Neonates 1500-1999 g
n = 58
All neonates ≤ 2000 g
n = 120
Neonates < 32 weeks
n = 41a
Neonates
≥ 32 weeks
n = 76a
No haemorrhage 38 (61.3) 41 (70.7) 79 (65.8) 27 (65.9) 50 (65.8)
Any haemorrhage 24 (38.7) 17 (29.3) 41 (34.2) 14 (31.6) 26 (34.1)
Grade 1 5 (8.1) 5 (8.6) 10 (8.3) 2 (4.9) 7 (9.2)
Grade 2 8 (12.9) 5 (8.6) 13 (10.8) 4 (10.4) 9 (11.8)
Grade 3 8 (12.9) 3 (5.2) 11 (9.2) 4 (9.8) 7 (9.2)
Grade 4 3 (4.8) 4 (6.9) 7 (5.8) 4 (10.5) 3 (3.9)
  1. a3 neonates did not have a Ballard score recorded