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Table 4 Association between cytokine genotypes and 2 months or 6 months postop VAS changes in IVDD patients

From: Association of interleukin 2, interleukin 12, and interferon-γ with intervertebral disc degeneration in Iranian population

Cytokine Position Genotype 2 months postop 6 months postop
MD ± SD (MD) P-value MD ± SD (MD) P-value
IL-12 −1188 AA −4.37 ± 1.42 0.52 −5.62 ± 1.29 0.49
CA −4.77 ± 1.10 − 5.90 ± 1.06
CC −4.50 ± 0.83 −6.16 ± 1.47
IFN-γ + 874 AA −4.65 ± 1.19 0.49 −5.86 ± 1.09 0.92
AT −4.37 ± 1.49 −5.74 ± 1.48
TT −4.85 ± 0.94 −5.85 ± 0.94
IL-2 −330 GG −6.00 ± 0 0.22 − 6.00 ± 0 0.88
TG −4.56 ± 1.31 −5.83 ± 1.21
TT −4.25 ± 0.88 −5.62 ± 1.50
IL-2 + 166 GG −4.57 ± 1.27 0.90 −5.84 ± 1.12 0.18
GT −4.58 ± 1.31 −5.70 ± 1.29
TT −4.00 −8.00