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Table 2 Maternal and neonatal blood glucose levels in vaginal and cesarean deliveries in Khartoum, Sudan

From: Low neonatal blood glucose levels in cesarean-delivered term newborns at Khartoum Hospital, Sudan

Variables Vaginal delivery Cesarean delivery P
  (n = 55) (n = 55)  
Maternal glucose at delivery, mg/dl 107.9 (14.6) 107.1 (17.0) 0.806
Maternal glucose 2 hours following delivery, mg/dl 101.5 (11.8) 103.4 (15.6) 0.450
Cord glucose, mg/dl 106.8 (11.1) 99.8 (20.6) 0.026
Infant blood glucose at 2 hours, mg/dl 102.1 (9.6) 97.8 (16.7) 0.110