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Immune system, immune system

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Pathogen
aka: germs- these cause infectious diseases
Vaccination
Helps your body create antibodies
Antibodies
attach to, and kill, specific pathogens
Allergies
A reaction to something that is not dangerous (i.e. pollen)
Antigen
"flag" for the immune system
White blood cell
"eats" and destroys pathogen
Antibiotic
medicine to help fight pathogens
Immune system
cells, tissue, and organs that fight to defend our bodies
HIV and AIDS
deadly disease that can hide from your immune system
Epidermis
first line of defense against pathogens
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