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Table 2 Neonatal history, general characteristics and clinical and virological findings during hospital stay at the COVID-19 Center of Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital of Palidoro

From: A neonatal cluster of novel coronavirus disease 2019: clinical management and considerations

Neonate ID Gender Gestational Age Delivery AS 1′/5’ Birth Weight (grams) Maternal Risk Factors Perinatal Problems Bonding Breastfeeding Rooming-in Age at Nursery Discharge (days)
1 M 41 + 0 CS (transverse lie) 9/10 3900 No No No Expressed milk No 7
2 M 41 + 2 V 5/10 4440 No Shoulder dystocia Yes Direct Yes 3
3 F 36 + 0 V 9/10 2760 No MSAF, vigorous Yes Direct, formula Yes 3
4 F 38 + 6 CS 9/10 3120 No No Yes Direct Yes 4
5 M 39 + 0 CS (podalic fetus) 9/10 2750 Smoke Congenital anomalies of the GUT, perinatal infection Yes Direct, formula Yes 8 (transferred)
        RHINOPHARYNGEAL SWABS RECTAL SWABS
Neonate ID Age on Admission (days) Age on discharge (days) Symptoms Age at Symptoms Onset
(days)
Abnormal Lab Tests Therapy 1st
(age in days)
2nd
(age in days)
3rd
(age in days)
4th
(age in days)
5th
(age in days)
6th
(age in days)
1st
(age in days)
2nd
(age in days)
3rd
(age in days)
4th
(age in days)
1a No NEG
(2)
NEG
(3)
2 19 No Neutropenia No POS
(16)
POS
(20)
IND
(23)
POS
(26)
IND
(29)
NEG
(32/35)
POS
(20)
POS
(23)
POS
(26)
POS
(29)
3 14 19 No No No POS
(12)
NEG
(14)
NEG
(15)
NEG
(17)
NEG
(15)
NEG
(17)
4 10 Cough, diarrhea, regurgitation 5 Fluids POS
(6)
NEG
(10)
NEG
(11)
NEG
(13)
NEG
(17)
NEG
(20)
NEG
(11)
NEG
(13)
NEG
(17)
NEG
(20)
5 8 13 Irritability, feeding difficulties 0–1 Neutrophilia high PCT and CRP Antibiotic treatment POS
(4)
NEG
(9)
NEG
(11)
NEG
(9)
NEG
(11)
  1. PCT procalcitonin, CRP C-reactive protein
  2. a Neonate 1 was not admitted to the COVID-19 Center of Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital of Palidoro because of negative results. We include him for the sake of completeness
  3. CS caesarean section, V vaginal delivery, AS Apgar score, MSAF meconium stained amniotic fluid, GUT genitourinary tract