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Microbiological characteristics and inflammatory cytokines associated with preterm labor
(Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
To evaluate vaginal microflora and interleukin-1 beta (IL-beta), interleukin-6 (IL-6), interleukin-8 (IL-8) and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) concentrations in the cervicovaginal fluid of a group of pregnant women ...
Activation of monocytes and cytokine production in patients with peripheral atherosclerosis obliterans
(Journal of Inflammation-london, 2011-08-29) [Artigo]
Background: Arterial peripheral disease is a condition caused by the blocked blood flow resulting from arterial cholesterol deposits within the arms, legs and aorta. Studies have shown that macrophages in atherosclerotic ...
Amniotic Fluid Interleukin-1 Beta and Interleukin-6, but not Interleukin-8 Correlate with Microbial Invasion of the Amniotic Cavity in Preterm Labor
(American Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2011-06-01) [Artigo]
ProblemWe compared the frequency of intra-amniotic infection in preterm labor (PL) with women not in labor, and correlated infection with amniotic fluid (AF) cytokines. Detailed identification of species, especially ...