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TABLE B-30
2001 VERMONT RESIDENT BIRTHS
                                                    COMPLICATIONS OF THE NEWBORN(1)
                                                         NUMBER AND PERCENT


               ITEM                    NUMBER    PERCENT                   ITEM                             NUMBER    PERCENT
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ABNORMAL CONDITIONS OF THE NEWBORN                          CONGENITAL ANOMALIES OF CHILD

Anemia (Hct.<39 / Hgb.<13)                6       0.1       Anencephalus                                        0       0.00
Birth injury                             38       0.6       Spina bifida/Meningocele                            2       0.03
Fetal alcohol syndrome                    0       0.0       Hydrocephalus                                       2       0.03
Hyaline membrane disease/RDS             35       0.6       Microcephalus                                       0       0.00
Meconium aspiration syndrome             10       0.2       Other central nervous system anomalies              0       0.00
Assisted ventilation <30 min.           114       1.8       Heart malformations                                 1       0.02
Assisted ventilation >30 min.            64       1.0       Other circulatory/respiratory anomalies             0       0.00
Seizures                                 11       0.2       Rectal atresia/stenosis                             0       0.00
Other                                   247       3.9       Tracheo-esophageal fistula/Esophageal atresia       1       0.02
                                                            Omphalocele/Gastroschisis                           5       0.08
None                                   5884      92.4       Other gastrointestinal anomalies                    3       0.05
Unknown                                  27       0.4       Malformed genitalia                                13       0.20
One only                                399       6.3       Renal agenesis                                      1       0.02
More than one                            57       0.9       Other urogenital anomalies                          6       0.09
                                                            Cleft lip/palate                                    9       0.14
                                                            Polydactyly/Syndactyly/Adactyly                    11       0.17
                                                            Club foot                                           7       0.11
                                                            Diaphragmatic hernia                                1       0.02
                                                            Other musculoskeletal/integumental anomalies       11       0.17
                                                            Down's syndrome                                     6       0.09
                                                            Other chromosomal anomalies                         1       0.02
                                                            Other                                              28       0.44

                                                            None                                             6241      98.02
                                                            Unknown                                            22       0.35
                                                            One only                                          100       1.57
                                                            More than one                                       4       0.06

(1) THERE MAY BE INCONSISTENCIES AMONG HOSPITALS IN THE REPORTING OF COMPLICATIONS.

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