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Quiz 27 :

The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

Quiz 27 :

The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

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Which of the following results occurs in response to an injury?
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Which of these nonspecific body defenses utilizes enzymes in body fluids to destroy pathogens?
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A

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Which of the following activated T cells is active against viruses and protects the body against cancer?
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Which of the following produce memory cells that trigger a strong response to future exposures to the same antigen?
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Interferon in the blood acts as which type of nonspecific body defense?
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The nonspecific body defense in which neutrophils and monocytes can leave the bloodstream to attack pathogens in other tissues is ____.
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What are the major WBCs involved in specific defenses?
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Most lymphocytes in the blood are ____.
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Which of the following is unique to an individual, is present on every cell in that person's body, and activates T cells?
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Which of the following bind to antigens on cells and attack them directly?
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Which of these become plasma cells in response to an antigen and make antibodies against the specific antigen?
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Which of the following increase B cell production and stimulate red bone marrow to produce more WBCs?
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Which of the following secrete chemicals that produce holes in the membranes of harmful cells but do not have to recognize a specific antigen to start destroying pathogens?
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Which nonspecific defense activates cells in the body to attack pathogens?
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The medical provider has explained to Cherise that she has an abscess in her spleen and the spleen will need to be removed. When the medical assistant who is educating Cherise on the procedure asks if she has any questions, she asks if the spleen removal will cause a health problem. What is the best response to her question?
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Which of the following cells mainly target cancer cells?
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Which of the following secrete lymphokines?
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In which nonspecific body defense do blood vessels dilate, bringing more blood to the area, which in turn brings phagocytic white blood cells to the area to attack the pathogen, proteins to replace injured tissues, and clotting factors to stop any bleeding?
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In which way does an individual develop a naturally acquired active immunity?
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Mucous membranes and skin are examples of which type of nonspecific body defense?
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