TABLE 3.

Frequency of Laboratory and Imaging Abnormalities in Children With Symptomatic Congenital CMV Infection According to the Development of Hearing Loss

FindingPositive/Total Examined (%)OR95% CI
Children With Hearing Loss (N = 87)Children With Normal Hearing (N = 93)
Alanine aminotransferase >80 IU/mL47/52 (90)25/44 (57)7.12.2–26.9
Direct bilirubin >4 mg/dL35/60 (58)19/57 (33)2.81.2–6.4
Thrombocytopenia (platelet count <100 000/mm3)54/87 (62)38/93 (41)2.41.3–4.5
Intracranial calcifications25/36 (69)9/32 (28)5.81.8–19.0