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Table 3 Newborns’ characteristics

From: Pre-existing mental health disorders affect pregnancy and neonatal outcomes: a retrospective cohort study

Characteristics Study group n = 131 Healthy controls n = 228 p
Prematurity 21 (16.4) 26 (11.5) n s
Stillbirth 5 (3.8) 4 (1.8) n s
Major malformations 2 (0.6) 0 (0) n s
SGA newborn 17 (12.9) 17 (7.6) < 0.05
LBW 19 (15.1) 22 (9.8) n s
Apgar scores after 5 min < 7 6 (4.8) 10 (4.5) n s
Breastfed 93 (71.3) 215 (94.3) < 0.001
  1. Values are number (percentage). SGA small for gestational age; LBW low birth weight