IL-6 ( Interleukin )
- To evaluate and monitor the immune reaction in any infection to the body, IL-6 test is done.
- IL stands for Interleukin test.
- Interleukin-6(IL-6) is a protein that is released by the immune cells of the body when fighting bacteria, virus
- Levels of IL-6 in the blood helps to diagnose inflammation, infection, cardiovascular diseases or autoimmune disorders.