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The Anatomy and Physiology Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 14 :

Lymphatic System and Body Defense

Quiz 14 :

Lymphatic System and Body Defense

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B-cells are responsible for cell-mediated immunity.
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A molecule,generally a protein,that triggers an immune response is an antigen.
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Lymph capillaries in the small intestine that absorb fats are called
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The thymus generally enlarges after puberty to provide additional protection for the adolescent.
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The thoracic duct drains lymph from all of the following regions EXCEPT the
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One of the functions of the lymphatic system is to pick up excess interstitial fluid and return it to venous blood.This process
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A secondary response relies on memory cells.
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Neutrophils and lymphocytes are the primary phagocytic cells in the body's defense mechanism.
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Lymph is
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All of the following are functions of the lymphatic system EXCEPT to
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The wall of a lymph capillary is composed of overlapping cells that form one-way valves.These cells are
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The smallest lymphatic vessels are the lymphatic
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Vaccines are used to provide passive artificial immunity.
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Lymph enters a lymph capillary by
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Immunoglobulins are antibodies.
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All of the following are components of the lymphatic system EXCEPT
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The spleen filters lymph in addition to serving as a reservoir for blood.
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Active immunity last longer than passive immunity.
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Most lymphatic vessels drain into the
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There are generally more afferent vessels associated with a lymph node than efferent vessels.
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