Table 2—

Multiple linear regression analysis between concentrations of the mediators and proportions of eosinophils and lymphocytes in fluid

%Eosinophils%Lymphocytes
SPRCt-valuesp-valuesSPRCt-valuesp-values
Eotaxin0.4602.520.0280.2391.310.134
MCP-10.2721.270.2301.0604.960.0004
IL-50.7412.430.033−0.136−0.450.664
RANTES0.1971.150.2730.0280.170.872
MIP-1α−0.458−1.530.154−0.491−1.640.129
  • SPRC: standard partial regression coefficient

  • MCP-1: monocyte chemoattractant protein-1

  • IL-s: interleukin-5

  • RANTES: regulated on activation, normal T-cell expressed and secreted

  • MIP 1α: macrophage inflammatory protern-1α