Cytokines, the acute-phase response, and resting energy expenditure in cachectic patients with pancreatic cancer

J S Falconer, K C Fearon, C E Plester, J A Ross, D C Carter

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Abstract

To determine whether resting energy expenditure (REE) is increased in cachectic patients with pancreatic cancer and to define the relation of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) production to the acute-phase response and to REE.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)325-31
Number of pages7
JournalAnnals of Surgery
Volume219
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1994

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