Tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-10 levels are altered in preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Lau2013TumorNF,
  title={Tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin-6, and interleukin-10 levels are altered in preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Sien Yee Lau and S Guild and Carolyn J Barrett and Qi Chen and Leslie McCowan and V. W. L. Jordan and Lawrence W Chamley},
  journal={American journal of reproductive immunology},
  year={2013},
  volume={70 5},
  pages={412-27}
}
PROBLEM Published reports testing the association between cytokine levels and preeclampsia are conflicting. This comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis aimed at testing the association between preeclampsia and maternal circulating tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), interleukin (IL)-6, and IL-10. METHOD OF STUDY A systematic literature search of studies reporting maternal circulating TNF-α, IL-6, and IL-10 in women with preeclampsia and normotensive pregnant women was conducted… CONTINUE READING