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What cell type would be the FIRST to help in killing bacteria and preventing infection?
Pain from injury is associated with?
kinins and prostaglandins
Protein that increase in the blood during acute systemic inflammation , such as C-Reactive Protein, are called?
acute phase reactants
The immune system disorder associated with HIV is?
deficiency of T-helper lymphocyte
Inflammation is non-specific because?
inflammatory reactions are similar no matter the cause
What do Opsonins do?
passive immunity is obtained by
injection of human immune globulin
The main white blood cells involved in a response are lymphocytes?
Immune system response
The primary cells involved in a response are neutrophils (PMN)?
If the response is systemic, can lead to the production of chemicals called acute phase reactants?
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