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Table 1 Mean Hemoglobin concentration of mothers in reference to classification of anemia by WHO.

From: Correlation between maternal and umbilical cord blood in pregnant women of Pokhara Valley: a cross sectional study

Maternal Hemoglobin g/dL
(WHO Classification)
Mean maternal Hemoglobin
g/dL
No of patients Pearson’s correlation coefficient R p value
Non anemic
Hb > 11 g/dL
12.17 ± 0.81 60 0.460 p < 0.05
Mild anemia
Hb = 10–10.9 g/dL
10.57 ± 0.27 33 0.456 p < 0.05
Moderate Anemia
Hb = 7–9.9 g/dL
9.18 ± 0.65 20 0.499 p < 0.05
Severe anemia
Hb < 7 g/dL
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