Table 3.

Weights of body, spleen, and kidney in IL-6-deficient and control mice did not differ significantly and there were no differences in grade of lymphadenopathy.

Body Weight, gSpleen Weight, gKidney Weight, gLymph Node abd/ingLymph Node med/ax/cerv
IL-6 −/−39 ± 4.30.5 ± 0.40.26 ± 0.051 ± 25.9 ± 5.1
Controls37 ± 5.60.3 ± 0.30.25 ± 0.030.8 ± 1.56.3 ± 4.1
  • All data p < 0.05, Mann-Whitney test. abd: abdominal; ing: inguinal; med: mediastinal; ax: axillary; cerv: cervical.