T helper (Th)1, Th2, and Th17 interleukin pathways in infertile patients with minimal/mild endometriosis.

@article{Andreoli2011TH,
  title={T helper (Th)1, Th2, and Th17 interleukin pathways in infertile patients with minimal/mild endometriosis.},
  author={Carolina Giordani Andreoli and Vanessa Krebs Genro and Carlos Augusto Bastos de Souza and Tatiana Ferreira Michelon and Jo{\~a}o Paolo Bilibio and Camila Scheffel and Jo{\~a}o Sabino Lahorgue Cunha-Filho},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2011},
  volume={95 8},
  pages={2477-80}
}
In the present study, interleukin (IL)-10, IL-12, IL-17, and IL-23 levels were measured in serum and peritoneal fluid of women with minimal or mild endometriosis and compared with levels in controls without endometriosis. Higher IL-23 levels were encountered in the peritoneal fluid of women with endometriosis, suggesting a possible role of this cytokine in… CONTINUE READING