IL-1beta, IL-6 and IL-8 levels in gyneco-obstetric infections.


OBJECTIVE During pregnancy cytokines and inflammatory mediators stimulate the expression of prostaglandin, the levels of which determine the onset of labor. The aim of this work was to study interleukin IL-1beta, IL-6 and IL-8 levels in the vaginal discharge, serum and urine of pregnant women with genitourinary infection before and after specific treatment… (More)


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@article{Basso2005IL1betaIA, title={IL-1beta, IL-6 and IL-8 levels in gyneco-obstetric infections.}, author={Beatriz Basso and Francisco Gimenez and Carlos L{\'o}pez}, journal={Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology}, year={2005}, volume={13}, pages={207 - 211} }