TABLE 2.

Frequency of Various Newborn Clinical Characteristics in Children With Symptomatic Congenital CMV Infection by Hearing Status

CharacteristicPositive (%)OR95% CI
Children With Hearing Loss (N = 87)Children With Normal Hearing (N = 93)
Prematurity
 <37 weeks’ gestation19 (22)26 (28)0.70.3–1.5
 <32 weeks’ gestation3 (3)7 (8)0.40.1–1.7
Intrauterine growth retardation44 (51)30 (32)2.21.1–4.1
Petechiae68 (78)50 (54)3.11.5–6.3
Jaundice49 (56)49 (53)1.10.6–2.2
Hepatosplenomegaly47 (54)34 (37)2.01.1–3.9
Microcephaly46 (53)39 (42)1.60.8–2.9
Seizures3 (3)5 (5)0.60.1–3.4