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Table 8 Top 5 causes of death (assigned by study physician) for neonates

From: The quality of medical death certification of cause of death in hospitals in rural Bangladesh: impact of introducing the International Form of Medical Certificate of Cause of Death

Cause Death (%)
Birth asphyxia 52.8
Sepsis of newborn 20.9
Low birth weight 15.2
Other neonatal diseases 5.3
Other respiratory diseases 2.4
Other (outside top 5) 3.4