TABLE 1

Demographic Characteristics of Infants and Laboratory-CSF Analysis (N = 73)

Results
Infants characteristics
 Gestational age, wk, mean (SD)32.2 (4.0)
 Male sex, n (%)44 (60)
 Body wt, g, mean (SD)1947.7 (814.5)
 Postnatal age, d, median (IQR)8 (2 to 19.5)
CSF characteristics
 Red blood cell count, cells per mm3, median (IQR)242 (10 to 4775)
 White blood cell count, cells per mm3, median (IQR)6 (2 to 15)
 Glucose level, mg/dL, mean (SD)55.1 (16.4)
 Protein level, mg/dL, mean (SD)125.4 (40.2)