Table 1: Clinical characteristics of the mothers and infants included in the study.

From: Human gut colonisation may be initiated in utero by distinct microbial communities in the placenta and amniotic fluid

Mother/InfantReason for
caesarean section
Prenatal
antibiotics
Gestational age
(weeks)
GenderBirthweight
(grams)
Apgar
score at
5 minutes
Neonatal
antibiotics
1breach positionclindamycin39 1/7male34009none
2hemorrhoidsnone39 3/7male37509none
3pelvic diameternone39 1/7female32309none
4breach positionnone39 3/7male34709none
5pelvic diameternone38 6/7female31009none
6previous sectionnone39 3/7female43257none
7pelvic diameternone39female37209none
8fear of childbirthnone39 1/7female35959none
9breach positionnone39 1/7female39808none
10breach positionnone39male349010none
11breach positionnone39female300010none
12previous sectionnone39female325010none
13placenta praevianone38 1/7female27709none
14previous sectionnone38 6/7male32009none
15fear of childbirthnone39 1/7male36709none