Role of IL-10 for induction of anemia during inflammation.


Anemia is frequently observed in patients suffering from chronic inflammatory disorders. Recent in vitro data suggest that Th2 cytokines, such as IL-10, could be involved in its pathogenesis. We analyzed 1) changes in hemoglobin values in 329 patients with chronic active Crohn's disease receiving the anti-inflammatory cytokine IL-10 as part of a randomized… (More)


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@article{Tilg2002RoleOI, title={Role of IL-10 for induction of anemia during inflammation.}, author={Herbert Tilg and Hanno Ulmer and Arthur Kaser and Guenter Weiss}, journal={Journal of immunology}, year={2002}, volume={169 4}, pages={2204-9} }