Septic shock: stress response mediators

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Toll-like receptors are stimulated by bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa, and activate NF-kB and NJK, which begin the transcription and production of cytokines. 

Mediators of Stress Response in Sepsis

TNF-alpha (gram negative)IL-1 and IL-6 (gram negative), IL-8 (gram positive)

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2008

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