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what are the 2 structures of the immune system?
Central immune Structure
Peripheral immune structure
it is the first line of defense in the WBC?
it is an allergic reaction, releases, histaminases (break down of histamine)
it is an allergic reaction, releases histamine (vasodilator)
it is Slow, but arrive in larger numbers.
it is a virus in AIDS?
it is a reduction of CD4 helper T-cells
give 4 opportunistic infection of AIDS.
i. Pneumocytis Carini Pneumonia (MC infection) ii. Herpes – Simplex 1 & 2
give the acronym of ELISA
Enzyme Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay
give the acronym of NRTI
(Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor)
give atleast 3 symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome
2. Low-grade fever
3. Sore throat
4. Lymph node pain/ tender
5. Muscle weakness
6. Muscle discomfort
7. Sleep disturbances
8. Head ache
9. Cognitive impairment
it is a disease characterized by an inflammation of the liver.
it is characterize by a rapid proliferation of anaplastic cells
a psycological factor of cancer.
Abnormal growth of tissue that already competes with a vital blood supply
A type of cancer in which the arising from mesodermal – connective tissue takes place.
a type of cancer in which the tumor is originating from epithelial tissues (skin, breast, lungs, colon, stomach)
give the 3 types of carcinoma.
Basal cell carcinoma
Squamous cell carcinoma
it is a painless enlargement of lymph nodes that is caused by: Epstein barr virus
it is a painless enlargement of lymph nodes that is acquired or congenital (High levels of radiation)
it is the increased human growth hormone at child hood
the decreased human growth hormone at childhood
it is the excessivre secretion of ADH
SIADH, Syndrome of Inappropriate ADH
the increase human growth hormone at adult life
the lack of secretion of ADH
the enalrgement of thyroid gland, deficiency in iodine(Salt) in the diet
it is the study of substances that interact with the living system through chemical processes
the action of the body on the drugs
the action of the drugs in the body
it stimulates leukocytes and macrophages