Decreased cytokine expression in peripheral blood leukocytes of patients with severe sepsis.


Cabioglu N., Bilgic S., Deniz G., Aktas E., Seyhun Y., Turna A., ...More

Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960), vol.137, no.9, 2002 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: High levels of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha messenger RNAs and interleukin (IL) 8 have been reported in leukocytes of patients with sepsis.