Cachexia and tumour necrosis factor-alpha in cytomegalovirus infection.

Abstract

Although cachexia is a common feature of cytomegalovirus infection, little is known about its cause. To explore any contributory role that tumour necrosis factor-alpha (TNF) might have the serum concentrations of TNF in eight patients who developed CMV disease after liver transplantation were investigated. All patients exhibited pronounced and long lasting… (More)

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@article{Tilg1991CachexiaAT, title={Cachexia and tumour necrosis factor-alpha in cytomegalovirus infection.}, author={Herbert Tilg and Wolfgang Vogel and M. Herold and W E Aulitzky and C H Huber}, journal={Journal of clinical pathology}, year={1991}, volume={44 6}, pages={519-20} }