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Table 1

From: Reductions in tyrosine levels are associated with thyroid hormone and catecholamine disturbances in sepsis

  Control (n=6) Predicted survival (n=6) Predicted non-survival (n=6)
L-Tyrosine (µmol/L) 90.2 ± 3.3 58.8 ± 3.3 a 62.7 ± 1.3 a
T3 (pg/mL) 3.20 ± 0.41 2.77 ± 0.44 1.27 ± 0.25 a, b
T4 (ng/mL) 9.20 ± 0.75 7.19 ± 0.50 a 5.03 ± 1.02 a, b
TSH (ng/mL) 1.25 ± 0.30 1.55 ± 0.21 1.64 ± 0.15
Adrenaline (ng/mL) 8.56 ± 0.42 9.44 ± 0.23 10.3 ± 0.18
Noradrenaline (ng/mL) 1.60 ± 0.25 3.21 ± 0.23 a 2.98 ± 0.27 a
Data shown as median ± SE; a p < 0.05 versus control, b p < 0.05 versus survivors