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Table 4 Comparison of feeding in CDH and EA populations

From: The experience of breastfeeding infants affected by congenital diaphragmatic hernia or esophageal atresia

CDH EA
Feeding characteristics At discharge At 3 months of life At discharge At 3 months of life
Exclusive breastfeeding 13 (32.5%) 12 (30%) 6 (24%) 3 (12%)
Partial breastfeeding 11(27.5%) 8 (20%) 9 (36%) 7 (28%)
Artificial milk 16 (40%) 20 (50%) 10 (40%) 15 (60%)