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Table 1 Health profile of premature infant cohort

From: Microbes in the neonatal intensive care unit resemble those found in the gut of premature infants

Characteristic Infant 1 Infant 2
Gestational age 26 3/7 weeks 28 2/7 weeks
Weight 951 g 1,148 g
Multiple gestation No Twin
Delivery mode Vaginal Vaginal
Chorioamnionitis Yes Yes
Day of life (DOL) 1 to 7 antibiotics Ampicillin, gentamycin Ampicillin, gentamycin
Other antibiotics No DOL 14 to 16, vancomycin, cefotaxime
Feeding initiated DOL 3, maternal milk DOL 8, artificial formula
Survive to discharge Yes Yes