Table 3: Relationship between the serum levels of cytokines in adult patients with tuberculous lymphadenitis () based on Spearman’s rank correlation. The values shown are the correlation coefficients.

TNF-GM-CSFIL-1IL-2IL-4IL-5IL-6IL-8IL-10IL-12IL-15IL-17

IFN-.729.741.723.058.018.252.732.551.335−.193−.025.178
TNF-.828.724.081.055.217.674.577.315−.035.119−.103
GM-CSF.723.062−.012.230.794.651.210−.063.075−.051
IL-1.213.312.287.687.539.275−.109.208.154
IL-2.150.275.076−.028.181.183.454.086
IL-4.061−.012.068.034−.207.037.251
IL-5.138.261.241.022.188−.134
IL-6.597.066−.038−.050.050
IL-8.123−.011−.057.076
IL-10−.043.068.218
IL-12.459−.171
IL-15.011

Correlation is significant at the 0.01 level (2-tailed). Correlation is significant at the 0.05 level (2-tailed).