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IL-8 and IL-6 primarily mediate the inflammatory response in fibromyalgia (FM) patients.

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Posted 21 February 2016 - 09:12 AM

IL-8 and IL-6 primarily mediate the inflammatory response in fibromyalgia (FM) patients.

 

These findings indicate that IL-6 and IL-8 are two of the most constant inflammatory mediators in FM and that their levels correlate significantly with the severity of symptoms. PubMed, J Neuroimmunol, 2016 Jan 15;290:22-5. (Also see Interleukins)

 

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