Table 4.

Mean number and intensity of IL-1β staining in melanoma tissue

Tumor TypesTissue cores (n)Mean numberMean intensity
Nevi (thin)380.000.00
Nevi (thick)900.000.00
Primary (thin)580.120.14
Primary (thick)880.330.34
Metastases (lymph nodes, LN)590.270.27
Metastases (visceral)840.120.17