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5 Matching questions

  1. What characteristic do all inflammatory chemicals share?
  2. Select the correct statement about complement.
  3. Which of the following types of cells display protein fragments produced by the cancer within them?
  4. A young girl requires a liver transplant due to failure of her liver to function. What is required for her to have a good prognosis, and what must be performed after the operation?
  5. The antibody that becomes bound to mast cells and basophils and causes the cells to release histamine and other chemicals is ________.
  1. a IgE
  2. b ABO and Rh typing must be performed, followed by MHC typing. Following surgery, she must receive immunosuppressive therapy to keep her body from rejecting the new liver as foreign tissue.
  3. c An adaptive immune mechanism is often involved in directing complement to its target.
  4. d all nucleated cells
  5. e They are all vasodilators.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The parts of antigen molecules that initiate immune responses are called epitopes or antigenic determinants;
    Antigens exhibit immunogenicity and reactivity;
    Antigens can include proteins, nucleic acids, lipoproteins, glycoproteins, and certain large polysaccharides;
  2. Yes, aspirin should be avoided because aspirin would disguise a fever that would indicate infection.
  3. haptens
  4. plasma
  5. processed fragments of protein antigens displayed on surfaces of body cells

5 True/False questions

  1. Which of the following is associated with passive immunity?passage of IgG antibodies from a pregnant mother to her fetus


  2. Of the following classes of antibodies, which can cross the placenta?Reactivity with an antibody


  3. Max is bitten by a rattlesnake while on a camping trip. His friends immediately apply ice packs to the bitten area to slow the spread of the protein-based toxin; they then rush him to an emergency facility. What treatment would be given, and what type of immunity did he receive/generate?protects cells that have not yet been infected by viruses


  4. ________ are released by activated T cells and macrophages to mobilize immune cells and attract other leukocytes into the area.Cytokines


  5. Innate immune system defenses include the ability of individual cells to recognize a specific antigen by binding to it


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