Neonatal sepsis screening:
1. DLC showing increased numbers of polymorphs.
2. DLC: band cells > 20%.
3. increased haptoglobins.
4. micro ESR (Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate) titer > 55mm.
5. gastric aspirate showing > 5 polymorphs per high power field.
6. newborn CSF (CerebroSpinal Fluid) screen: showing increased cells and proteins.
7. suggestive history of chorioamnionitis, PROM (Premature Rupture Of Membranes)