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Table 1 Associated risk factors in 90 CH newborns

From: Congenital hypothyroidism after newborn screening program reorganization in the Apulia region

Risk factors Number of newborns
Preterm Birth (GA < 37 weeks) 16/90 (17.7%)
Birth weight < 2500 g 16/90 (17.7%)
Maternal thyroid disease 10/90 (11.1%)
Multiple pregnancies 7/90 (7.7%)
  1. GA gestational age. 12/90 (13.3%) preterm newborns with birth weight < 2500 g