Immune lists.txt

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Immune lists.txt
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2010-06-11 11:37:58
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Immunity questions
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  1. 8 ways in which microbes actually damage the body
    • dippihot
    • Destroy cell membranes of healthy cells
    • Induce allergic reactions
    • Produce toxins
    • Produce high fevers
    • Induce hearth arrhythmias
    • Hemolysis (rbc destruction)
    • Occlude capillaries to the brain
    • Tissue necrosis
  2. 4 body mechanisms for protecting against microbial invasion
    • Blif
    • Blood clotting
    • Lysozomes of tears which is anti-microbial
    • Interferon which is antiviral
    • Fever
  3. 5 specific body reactions and responses to allergens
    • Bassn
    • Bronchial constriction
    • Arterial constriction
    • Swelling of tissue
    • Slows nerve impulses to the heart
    • Nasal and lacrimal (tears) constriction
  4. 4 horizontal routes of bact transmission
    • Aquired from other by direct contact
    • Aerosol transmission of infectious secretions
    • From contaminated inanimate objects
    • Animate insect vectors
  5. Vertical routes of bact transmission
    Only mother to fetus
  6. 8 specific horizontal transmissions
    • Frssbegz
    • Fecal- oral
    • Respiratory spread
    • Skin to skin transfer
    • Salivary spread
    • Blood borne transmission
    • Eye to eye contact
    • Genital transmission
    • Zoonotic transmission

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