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Table 2 Final outcome of asphyxiated newborns and newborn nonasphyxiated controls

From: Fas-ligand and interleukin-6 in the cerebrospinal fluid are early predictors of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and long-term outcomes after birth asphyxia in term infants

  Controls HIE-I HIE-II HIE-III
Number of patients 20 14 16 14
Outcome
 Normal 20 14 6 0
 Adversea 0 0 10 6
 Death 0 0 0 8
  1. HIE Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
  2. aAdverse neurological outcome, including neurodevelopmental delay with developmental scores < 85 on BSID-III, deafness or blindness, and cerebral palsy or seizure disorder