The Immune System

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The Immune System
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  1. The body's defense against disease-causing organisms, malfunctioning cells, and foreign particles
    The Immune System
  2. Sweat, tears, saliva, mucus, stomach acid
    Chemical defense
  3. Skin, lining inside the nose and ears
    Physical defense
  4. 2nd line of defense
    The Inflammatory Response
  5. Swelling, redness, warmth, and pain in the area of an infection
    The Inflammatory Response
  6. An _____ blood flow attracts white blood cells to the infected area
    Increased
  7. 3rd Line of Defense
    The Immune Response
  8. Those that get through the first and second lines of defense trigger the production and release of _____
    Antibodies
  9. Purposely introduces weakened bacteria or viruses into the immune system to produce immunity
    Vaccines
  10. Are used to prevent an infection by a pathogen
    Vaccines
  11. Are used to treat bacterial infections
    Antibiotics
  12. Pathogens can randomly get mutations and become resistant to these
    Vaccines, anitbodies
  13. Con contain a dead or weakened pathogen
    Vaccines
  14. Causes your body to make antibodies against it
    Vaccines
  15. Can contain antigens from pathogens
    Vaccines
  16. Contains a chemical that attacks bacterial cell walls
    Antibiotics

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