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Table 2 Comparative literature screening of cytokine measurements in CSF from pneumococcal and meningococcal meningitis patients

From: Cerebrospinal-fluid cytokine and chemokine profile in patients with pneumococcal and meningococcal meningitis

IL-1β TNF-α IL-6 IFN -γ IL-10 MIP-1α MCP-1 IL-8 References
S.p N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m. S.p. N.m.  
2988 (3) 268 (3) 4238 (3) 57 (3)    2.5 (u/ml) (3) <0.1 (u/ml) (3)          [25]
320 (10) 300 (18) 450 (10) 500 (18)              [26]
   584 (14) 2827 (7)              [22]
   2324 (6) 414 (13)    100% (6) 46% (13) 736 (6) 654 (13)        [23]
   140 (2) 2007 (1) 8225 (4) 4500 (1)            [21]
   23.69 (2) 86 (4) 9.36 (2) 44.8 (4)            [24]
           23 (7) 25 (5) 3145 (7) 4604 (5) 4454 (7) 4525 (5) [17]
  1. S.p. Streptococcus pneumonia, N.m. Neisseria meningitides, Values without units are in pg/mL. Parenthesis shows the number of patients included in each study.