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Table 4 Correlation between plasma angiogenic factors and pro- and antiinflammatory cytokines

From: The role of angiogenic factors in predicting clinical outcome in severe bacterial infection in Malawian children

  Plasma IL-1Ra
(pg/ml)
Plasma IL-6
(pg/ml)
Plasma IL-8
(pg/ml)
Plasma IL-10
(pg/ml)
Plasma VEGF (pg/ml) NS NS 0.22
P < 0.0005
0.37
P < 0.0005
Plasma PDGF
(pg/ml)
-0.16
P = 0.06
NS NS NS
Plasma FGF
(pg/ml)
NS NS 0.13
P = 0.03
0.38
P < 0.0005
Plasma Ang-1
(pg/ml)
-0.37
P < 0.0005
-0.26
P < 0.0005
NS NS
Plasma Ang-2
(pg/ml)
0.53
P < 0.0005
0.44
P < 0.0005
0.50
P < 0.0005
0.34
P < 0.0005
  1. NS, not significant.