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Table 3 Coexisting clinical conditions

From: Ligation of patent ductus arteriosus in low birth weight premature infants: timing for intervention and effectiveness of bed-side surgery

Co-existing clinical condition <1000 gr >1000 gr
Epilepsy 1/13 -
Pneumonia 3/13 1/13
Ophthalmic pathology 1/13 1/13
Thrombocytopenia 3/13 -
Neutropenia 1/13 -
Hydronephrosis 1/13 -
Congenital hypothyroidism 2/13 -
Hydrocephalus 1/13 -
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia 1/13  
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia - 1/13
Intracranial hemorrhage 2/13 2/13
Heart failure 5/13 4/13
Pneumothorax 1/13 1/13
Paralytic ileus 1/13 -
Acute renal failure 1/13 1/13
Sepsis 1/13 1/13
Omphalitis 1/13 1/13
Melena 1/13 -
Necrotizing enterocolitis 1/13 -
Candida infection - 1/13
Dandy Walker Syndrome - 1/13