Plasma cytokine profiles in females with irritable bowel syndrome and extra-intestinal co-morbidity Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cytokines
  • Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Premenstrual Syndrome

abstract

  • Although IBS is characterized by a pro-inflammatory profile featuring the pro-inflammatory cytokines IL-6 and IL-8, IBS patients with certain extra-intestinal co-morbid conditions are distinguished by additional elevations in IL-1β and TNFα.

publication date

  • October 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajg.2010.159

PubMed ID

  • 20407431

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2235

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 105

number

  • 10