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  1. what are the 2 structures of the immune system?
    • Central immune Structure
    • Peripheral immune structure
  2. it is the first line of defense in the WBC?
    Neutrophils
  3. it is an allergic reaction, releases, histaminases (break down of histamine)
    Eosinophils
  4. it is an allergic reaction, releases histamine (vasodilator)
    Basophils
  5. it is Slow, but arrive in larger numbers.
    Monocytes
  6. it is a virus in AIDS?
    HIV
  7. it is a reduction of CD4 helper T-cells
    Pathophysiology
  8. give 4 opportunistic infection of AIDS.
    • i. Pneumocytis Carini Pneumonia (MC infection) ii. Herpes – Simplex 1 & 2
    • iii. Cytomegalovirus
    • iv. Toxoplasmosis
  9. give the acronym of ELISA
    Enzyme Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay
  10. give the acronym of NRTI
    (Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitor)
  11. give atleast 3 symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome
    • acceptable answers:
    • 1. Fatigue
    • 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
    • 10. Arthralgias
  12. it is a disease characterized by an inflammation of the liver.
    Hepatitis
  13. it is characterize by a rapid proliferation of anaplastic cells
    Cancer
  14. a psycological factor of cancer.
    Chronic Stress
  15. Abnormal growth of tissue that already competes with a vital blood supply
    Tumor
  16. A type of cancer in which the arising from mesodermal – connective tissue takes place.
    Sarcoma
  17. a type of cancer in which the tumor is originating from epithelial tissues (skin, breast, lungs, colon, stomach)
    Carcinoma
  18. give the 3 types of carcinoma.
    • Basal cell carcinoma
    • Squamous cell carcinoma
    • Melanoma
  19. it is a painless enlargement of lymph nodes that is caused by: Epstein barr virus
    Hodgkin’s Disease
  20. it is a painless enlargement of lymph nodes that is  acquired or congenital (High levels of radiation)
    Non-Hodgkins lymphoma
  21. it is the increased human growth hormone at child hood
    Gigantism
  22. the decreased human growth hormone at childhood
    Dwarfism
  23. it is the excessivre secretion of ADH
    SIADH, Syndrome of Inappropriate ADH
  24. the increase human growth hormone at adult life
    Acromegaly
  25. the lack of secretion of ADH
    Diabetes Insipidus
  26. the enalrgement of thyroid gland, deficiency in iodine(Salt)  in the diet
    Goiter
  27. it is the study of substances that interact with the living system through chemical processes
    Pharmacology
  28. the action of the body on the drugs
    Pharmacokinetics
  29. the action of the drugs in the body
    Pharmacodynamics:
  30. it stimulates leukocytes and macrophages
    Glucocoticoid/Glucocorticoid steroids

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