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  1. Angioedema:
  2. Allergic rhinitis
  3. Desenitization
  4. Ingestant
  5. Allgeric disorder
  1. a S/S: Sneezing, itching, nasal congestion, watery nasal discharge, itching and eye redness
    Medical management: Antihistamines, nasal decongestant,corticosteriods nasal spray, immunotherapy, allergen avoidance, eye drops
  2. b A hyperimmune response to weak antigens, usually harmless
  3. c Ex. food, drugs(esp. penicillin)
    common reaction: Gastroenteropathy, dermatitis, asthma, anaphylaxis, urticara, angioedema, serum sickness
  4. d immunotherapy in which a person recieves weekly or twice-weekly injection of dilute but increasingly higher concentration of an allergen without interruption
  5. e Itching, swelling, redness of deeper tissues and mucous membrance Medical Management: Intubation, subcutaneous epinephrine, aminophylline

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Can divide indefinitely and gives rise to many types of differentiated cells.
  2. large WBC phagocytic cell in the tissue
    Ex. Lungs, liver,lymph nodes, spleen, and peritoneum
  3. S/S sudden general bright, red rash, itching, fever, malaise, headache, arthralgias. Medical Management: Discontinuation of drug, antihistamines and topical cortisteroids
  4. life threatening reaction that is characterized by Shock, sudden constriction of bronchiolar muscles, edema of the pharynx and larynx, and severe wheezing and shortness of breath. Immediate medical attention is required.
  5. Action- Act on alpha and beta receptor
    Side effect- Nausea, anxiety, restlessness, headache, trembling, tachycardia, hypertension, increased urination, increased gastric secretions
    Nursing consideration- Caution clients with gastric or peptic ulcer disease,CHF, Hyperthyroidism, seizure disorder. Monitor VS regularly. Give with food

5 True/False Questions

  1. Phagocytelarge WBC phagocytic cell in the tissue
    Ex. Lungs, liver,lymph nodes, spleen, and peritoneum


  2. Immunoglobulins destroy cells by (3):Binds with antigen and destroys invading cells


  3. Luekotriene Antagonist
    Montelukast- Singulair
    Zileuton- Zyflo
    Action- Blocks receptors for Luekotrienes
    Slow-reacting substance of anaphylaxis
    Side effect-Headache, nausea, abdominal upset, flulike symptoms such as fatigue, hepatotoxicity
    Nursing Consideration- Avoid breast feeding
    monitor for infection
    Administer on empty stomach


  4. 4 types of common allergens:Allergic rhinitis
    Contact dermatitis
    Dermatitis medicamentosa
    Food allergy


  5. IgAFunction-prevents entry by revealing structure/ pathway
    Located-saliva, sweat, tears, mucus bile colostrum


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