A&P II Chapter 21

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A&P II Chapter 21
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Immune System
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  1. Which type of cell is involved in adaptive immunity?
    T-Cells & B-cells
  2. Which of the following is not a sign of inflammation?
    Fever
  3. The first step in inflammation is:
    Tissue injury
  4. An increase in the number of white blood cells that are in circulation
    Leukocytosis
  5. Clinging of phagocytic cells to the inner walls of the capillaries
    Margination
  6. Phagocytes squeeze through the capillary endothelium
    Diapedesis
  7. White blood cells migrate to the site of tissue damage
    Chemotaxis
  8. A moderate fever is a protective immune response.
    True
  9. Humoral immunity is provided by:
    antibodies.
  10. ________ are substances that can trigger the adaptive defenses and provoke an immune response.
    Antigens
  11. ________ is the property of lymphocytes that prevents them from attacking the body's own cells.
    Self-tolerance
  12. Self-reactive B cells are eliminated in the:
    Bone marrow
  13. What is the characteristic of a secondary immune response?
    It lasts longer than a primary immune response
  14. A vaccination works to establish:
    Artificial active immunity.
  15. MHC II proteins are found on:
    antigen-presenting cells.
  16. What is the second step of T cell activation?
    Co-stimulation
  17. Which of the following is mismatched?
    Helper T cells: directly target and kill cancer cells
  18. A graft that is transplanted in identical twin is an example of a(n) __________.
    Isograft

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