Journal of Immunological Techniques & Infectious Diseases ISSN: 2329-9541

Research Article, J Immunol Tech Infect Dis Vol: 5 Issue: 1

Correlation of Cytokines with Outcome in Children with Dengue and Septic Shock

Radhika R*, Janani S and Lakshmi M
Kanchi kamakoti Childs trust hospital, Childs trust medical research foundation,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Corresponding author : Dr. Radhika Raman
Senior consultant, Kanchi kamakoti Childs trust hospital, Childs trust medical research foundation, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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E-mail: [email protected]
Received: April 11, 2015 Accepted: May 25, 2015 Published: June 01, 2015
Citation: Radhika R, Janani S, Lakshmi K (2015) Correlation of Cytokines with Outcome in Children with Dengue and Septic Shock. J Immunol Tech Infect Dis 5:1. doi:10.4172/2329-9541.1000132

Abstract

Correlation of Cytokines with Outcome in Children with Dengue and Septic Shock

Cytokines are inflammatory mediators responsible for diffuse tissue injury associated with infections. Of the numerous mediators implicated in the development of sepsis syndrome, evidence suggests that cytokines are decisive factors in determining the pathobiology of septic shock.

Keywords: Cytokines; Dengue; Septic shock; Inflammatory mediators

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