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Table 2 Comparison of prognostic indicators of neonatal tetanus according to severity

From: Long-term outcome in survivors of neonatal tetanus following specialist intensive care in Vietnam

  Severe (n = 12) Mild (n = 5)  
Birth Weight (g) 2500(2400–3000)a 3100 (3000–3600) p = 0.04
Day of illness at hospital presentation 2.5 (2–3.5) 5 (5–5) p = 0.02
Incubation period (days) 7 (7–10) 6 (5–7) p = 0.04
  1. an = 11