Table 2

Correlations between the amounts of human neutrophil lipocalin (HNL) and the cytokines granulocyte/macrophage-colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF) and interleukin 8 (IL-8) in perfusion fluids from rectal and sigmoidal segments of patients with ulcerative proctitis and colitis

SegmentProteinCytokineSpearman's Rp Valuen
The coefficient of correlation and the significance of the correlations were calculated by Spearman's rank correlation test.
ProctitisRectalHNLGM-CSF0.92860.0025 7
HNLIL-80.67860.0938 7
ProctitisSigmoidalHNLGM-CSF0.77110.0250 8
HNLIL-80.85710.0065 8
HNLIL-80.19050.6514 8
ColitisSigmoidalHNLGM-CSF0.91600.0005 9
HNLIL-80.60710.1482 7