Cytokines

Neuroinflammation in Neuropathic Pain Indicated by Elevated Levels of Proinflammatory Chemokines in CSF

Neuroinflammation in Neuropathic Pain Indicated by Elevated Levels of Proinflammatory Chemokines in CSF

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Patients with neuropathic pain have elevated levels of a set of pro-inflammatory chemokines compared with healthy individuals, suggesting ongoing neuroinflammation.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome's Cytokine Signature

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome's Cytokine Signature

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Patients with myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) were shown to have a differential cytokine signature compared with healthy controls.

Neurostimulation to Target the Inflammatory Reflex in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Neurostimulation to Target the Inflammatory Reflex in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Vagus nerve stimulation inhibits cytokine production and reduces inflammation, and may be effective for a subset of RA patients.

Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Incidence of Postherpetic Neuralgia

Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Incidence of Postherpetic Neuralgia

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Because the increased cytokine levels in the acute phase of herpes zoster are assumed to be a potential mechanism for inducing PHN, the early suppression of these cytokines by LLLT may help prevent the development of PHN.

Age, Inflammation and Transition From Acute to Chronic Pain

Age, Inflammation and Transition From Acute to Chronic Pain

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Caused by dysregulation of inflammatory responses

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