Table 2.

SAA and IL-6 in the sera of prostate cancer patients with and without bone metastases

SAA, mg/LIL-6, μg/L
MetastasesRange5.3–9861.7–177
Median8813.3
Mean227.6327.99
SD304.6939.62
n1919
No metastasesRange1.0–3173.2–143
Median711
Mean40.3618.81
SD92.6831.07
n1919
P
 Welch T-test0.018000.433
 Wilcoxon0.000110.212