a parasite that lives in a host
an animal or plant that nourishes and supports a parasite
organisms not visible to the naked eye
an examination of a dead animal
results when the incidence of the disease in a particular area reaches an alarming number
any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
a surgically removed tissue sample
Why is a knowledge of anatomy & physiology important?
In order to know what is abnormal you must know what is normal.
Shock is typically defined as a collapse of the circulatory system (True or False)
The left side of the heart is called the _____ heart