TABLE 2.

Characteristics of Infants With NEC

CaseFeeding GroupGA (Weeks)BW (Grams)GenderEthnicityAntenatal SteroidsPDAMilk FedAge Feeds Begun (Day)Age of NEC (Day)SurgeryDied
1Minimal301355MHispanicYYFormula427YN
2Advancing25680MBlackNYEBM626NN
3Advancing321310FHispanicYYEBM1233NN
4Advancing301540MBlackNNEBM514NN
5Advancing291290FHispanicNNFormula815NN
6Advancing24675MHispanicYYEBM1140NN
7Advancing311390FBlackNNEBM3140NY
8Advancing24773FHispanicYNFormula1628YY
  • GA indicates gestational age; BW, birth weight; EBM, expressed breast milk.