Frequency of interleukin-4 (IL-4) -589 gene polymorphism and vaginal concentrations of IL-4, nitric oxide, and mannose-binding lectin in women with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal
  • Interleukin-4
  • Mannose-Binding Lectin
  • Nitric Oxide
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide

abstract

  • Reduced vaginal levels of anticandidal factors in IL-4*T homozygotes may increase susceptibility to RVVC.

publication date

  • May 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1086/429246

PubMed ID

  • 15825027

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1258

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 40

number

  • 9