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Table 3 Cytokine levels in nasal fluid in healthy controls, SAR and PAR patients

From: Cytokine profiles in nasal fluid of patients with seasonal or persistent allergic rhinitis

  IL-1β IL-5 IL-6 G-CSF GM-CSF Eotaxin RANTES MCP-1 MIP-1α
Controls 20 5 25 90 32 45 9 66 0
4–1000 1–238 0–3036 9–7962 0–137 0–154 0–259 17–401 0–113
SAR 33 13 39 165 28 67 16 94 8
2–1677 0–829 5–443 10–10,681 0–115 0–503 0–766 30–600 0–66
PAR 31 6 32 146 27 30 0 93 0
5–7894 1–761 0–397 0–17,211 0–149 0–220 0–509 0–866 0–119
p values          
 SAR-Con n.s. <0.05 n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. <0.01 <0.001
 PAR-Con n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. <0.05 n.s.
 SAR-PAR n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. n.s. <0.001 <0.01 n.s. <0.001
  1. Concentrations are given in pg/ml. Data are presented as median (upper line) and range (lower line)
  2. n.s. not significant