Elevated intravitreal interleukin-6 levels in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy


Mocan M. C., Kadayifcilar S., Eldem B.

CANADIAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY-JOURNAL CANADIEN D OPHTALMOLOGIE, vol.41, no.6, pp.747-752, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: We conducted this study to elucidate the possible role of interleukin-6 (IL-6) in the pathogenesis of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR).