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Table 2 Immune parameters at onset of infection, early and late septic shock

From: Altered immune parameters in chronic alcoholic patients at the onset of infection and of septic shock

Parameter Chronic alcoholic patients Nonalcoholic patients P
IL-10 (pg/ml)
   Infection 35 (2–37) 41 (12–392) 0.110
   Early septic shock 37 (4–371) 66 (2–255) 0.590
   Late septic shock 30 (2–118) 35 (0–81) 0.576
Soluble TNF-RI (pg/ml)
   Infection 3440 (1280–6680)* 4750 (3540–7880) 0.153
   Early septic shock 10,860 (2260–16,670)* 7170 (3280–14,950) 0.622
   Late septic shock 9410 (1240–15,940) 7920 (4130–15,000) 0.775
Soluble TNF-RII (pg/ml)
   Infection 7280 (3990–8500) 7180 (5930–8890) 0.668
   Early septic shock 8070 (3500–8500) 7900 (5100–10,000) 0.895
   Late septic shock 7980 (3050–8500) 8120 (5480–10,660) 0.567
TNF-α (pg/ml)
   Infection 10 (4–18) 19 (12–93) 0.048
   Early septic shock 14 (1–56) 14 (3–29) 0.385
   Late septic shock 10 (1–29) 10 (7–16) 0.723
  1. Values are expressed as median (range). IL, interleukin; TNF, tumour necrosis factor; TNF-R, tumour necrosis factor receptor. *Significant changes from infection to early septic shock, and from early septic shock to late septic shock.