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Q. LymphA. returns fluid through vessels that connect to the aortaB. forms at the rate of 2-3 liters per dayC. is mainly water and is free of proteins...

Solved • Aug 22, 2018

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Q. An individual who has a pathogen but shows no effects is a A. mutantB. carrierC. vectorD. incident

Solved • Aug 1, 2018

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Q.  Identify anatomic and physiologic barriers that defend the body against microorganisms. 

Solved • Jul 23, 2018

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Q. Where in the body are white blood cells produced?

Solved • Jul 18, 2018

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Q. What is an antigen?

Solved • Jul 18, 2018

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Q. List seven different autoimmune diseases.

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. What is the difference between immediate and delayed hypersensitivies?

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. What lymphoid organ is important in young people, and then atrophies in adults?

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. Name 2 lymphatic ducts and indicate the body regions usually drained by each.

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. How is lymph transported in the body?

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. Name 2 causes of swollen lymph nodes (sometimes incorrectly called "swollen glands?" Of these 2 causes, which one would have painful lymph nodes?

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. Describe the histological structure of lymph nodes.

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. How is lymph transported in the body?

Solved • Jul 9, 2018

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Q. Explain how the inflammatory response aids in fighting infection.

Solved • Jul 2, 2018

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Q. Describe/illustrate the generic structure of an antibody identifying the locations of the two antigen binding sites.

Solved • Jun 29, 2018

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Q.  State the biological function of antibodies.

Solved • Jun 29, 2018

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Q. Describe the typical stages of disease. 

Solved • Jun 21, 2018

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Q. Describe the components of cell mediated immunity. Describe the importance of the Thymus and how it relates to cell mediated immunity.

Solved • Jun 21, 2018

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Q. Describe the components of humoral immunity. Describe the importance of the bone marrow and how it relates to humoral immunity.

Solved • Jun 21, 2018

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Q. How are antibody molecules transferred from a mother to a child during breastfeedingi?

Solved • Jun 19, 2018

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Q. Explain Epitope, primary and secondary immune responses and how they relate to immune evasion.

Solved • Jun 19, 2018

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Q. Describe at least four functions of antibodies.

Solved • Jun 15, 2018

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Q. Almost everyone has had a cold at one time or another. Some mild and some rather severe in their symptoms. Which of the viruses is responsible for ...

Solved • Jun 12, 2018

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Q. How might a person be affected by the inability to generate lgM (either secreted or embedded in the membrane of naive B cells)?

Solved • Jun 11, 2018

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Q. Which of the following is an INACCURATE statement regarding lymph nodes?a. Immune system cells are only located in the cortex.b. Lymph is channeled...

Solved • Jun 7, 2018

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Q. This antibody is the largest of the antibodies and it responds first during an immune response (primary immune response). This antibody is the most...

Solved • Jun 7, 2018

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Q. As an infant receives her first dose of oral polio vaccine, the nurse explains to her parents that the vaccine is a preparation of weakened virus. ...

Solved • May 24, 2018

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Q. Describe the primary and secondary immune responses, indicating when each might occur and how long it takes to mount a full response, as well as WH...

Solved • May 10, 2018

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Q. Which of the following components of the immune system destroys cancerous cells by punching holes in plasma membranes and triggering apoptosis?a. t...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. B cells interacting with helper T cells are stimulated to differentiate when ________.a. B cells produce IgE antibodiesb. B cells release cytokines...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. T cells of the immune system include ________.a. CD4, CD8, and plasma cellsb. cytotoxic and helper cellsc. plasma, antigen-presenting, and memory c...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. Which of the following are similarities between B cells and T cells?I) They both recognize antigen using immunoglobulin receptors.II) Both B cells ...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. Lymphocytes mature in the ________.I) spleenII) thymusIII) bone marrowa. only I and IIIb. only I and IIc. only II and IIId. I, II, and III

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. Clonal selection is an explanation for how ________.a. V, J, and C gene segments are rearrangedb. an antigen can provoke production of high amounts...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017

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Q. The complement system is ________.a. a set of proteins involved in innate but not acquired immunityb. a group of proteins that includes interferons...

Solved • Nov 21, 2017