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The present study evaluated the secretions of interleukin (IL)-1beta and tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha by fetal membranes stimulated with group B streptococci (GBS) and lipopolysaccharide (LPS).(More)
Ascendant colonization of pathogenic microorganisms from the vagina to the uterus is strongly associated to preterm labour and premature rupture of membranes. This study evaluated the secretion of(More)
In the present pilot study, we evaluated the effect of maternal adiposity on the plasma concentration of adipocytokines in pregnant women and their newborns. Twenty patients with term gestations(More)