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Chronic Inflammation

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macrophage
Which cell is the central cell in both injury and repair associated with chronic inflammation?
Interferon gamma
Which T-cell product recruits macrophages?
eosinophil
Which cell type is abundant in parasitic infections?
granuloma
A microscopic focus of chronic inflammation consisting of an aggregate of epithelioid macrophages, surrounded by lymphocytes and plasma cells
acute phase response
This part of inflammation includes fever, proteins and leuckocytosis
prostaglandins
Which type of molecule stimulates the hypothalamus to increase the body's temperature?
hepcidin
Which protein is responsible for anemia of chronic disease?
fibroblast
Which cell type is necessary for repair to occur?
proliferative phase
In which phase of tissue repair does granulation tissue begin to form?
metalloproteinases
Which molecules degrade collagen and matrix, and are produced by fibroblasts, macrophages, and others