Role of cytokines in AIDS wasting.


There is now a large literature implicating cytokines in the development of wasting and cachexia commonly observed in a variety of pathophysiologic conditions. In the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), cytokines elicited by primary and secondary infections seem to exert subtle and sustained effects on behavioral, hormonal, and metabolic axes, and… (More)


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@article{Chang1998RoleOC, title={Role of cytokines in AIDS wasting.}, author={Hernan R Chang and Abdul G. Dulloo and Bruce Ryan Bistrian}, journal={Nutrition}, year={1998}, volume={14 11-12}, pages={853-63} }