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5 Matching questions

  1. Neutrophil
  2. Ingestant
  3. 4 types of common allergens:
  4. 3. Passive immunity
  5. IgM
  1. a Ex. food, drugs(esp. penicillin)
    common reaction: Gastroenteropathy, dermatitis, asthma, anaphylaxis, urticara, angioedema, serum sickness
  2. b 1. Ingestants
    2. inhalants
    3. contactant
    4. injectant
  3. c ready made antibodies are given to susceptible person. Providing immediate short lived protection
  4. d Function-Clusters antigen and dissolves cell
    Located-intravascular serum
  5. e granulocytes protect the body by ingesting and digesting bacteria and foreign substance

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. Function-encourage release of vasoactive chemical like histamine in allergic reaction hypersenitivity and inflammatory reaction
    Located-Surface of Basophils and Mast cell
  3. A directed result of infection by a microorganism.
    Ex. Immunity to measle after being infected
  4. Action- Vasconstrict nasal membranes
    Side effect- anxiety, nervousness, palpitations, headache, dizzines, tremors, sleeplessness, hypertension
    Nursing consideration- Use cautiously in clients with severe hypertension, diabetes, glaucoma, Hyperthyroidism, prostatic hyperplasia, coronary artery diease
  5. A nonspecific defensive cell that releases chemical to attack tumor cells and destroys infected body cells, especially those harboring viruses.

5 True/False questions

  1. Monocyteswhite blood cell that engulfs bacteria and other microorganisms that have infected our bodies


  2. Oral Corticosteroids
    Dexamthasone- decadron
    Hydrocortisone- Cortef
    Methylprednisolone- Medrol
    Action- Block histamine
    Side effects- Sedation, dryness of mucous membrance; rare: heart dysrhymias
    Nursing Consideration- Caution not to drive or operate machinery until sedative effects of mediacation are known


  3. contactantsEx. drugs, bee venom
    common reaction: Anaphylaxis, angioedema, acute urticaria


  4. cell mediated responseA hyperimmune response to weak antigens, usually harmless


  5. ImmunoglobulinsBinds with antigen and destroys invading cells


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