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.