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Table 1 Table 1

From: How does major abdominal surgery induce procalcitonin and IL-6 in the postoperative period?

  Infection (N=11) no infection (N=19)
Time of sampling SIRS PCT IL-6 SIRS PCT IL-6
Before surgery 0 0.24 28.9 0.2 0.41 107
1 day 3.4 4.73 552 3.4 0.44 365
3 day 3.1 0.75 106 2.3 0.53 181
5 day 2.5 0.21 106 1.3 0.24 111
7 day 1.6 0.16 105 0.6 0.12 111