Med Surg Xtra Credit Exam 3
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Chemical substances that destroy foreign agents.
Protein markers on cells.
Cytokines that regulate blood cells.
Ability to protect a person from invaders and altered cells.
WBCs that destroy foreign substances.
Antigen that can cause an allergic reaction.
A disorder in which the body's immune system attacks its own cells.
Immunotherapy of injections at increasingly higher concentrations of an allergen.
Fatal syndrome that weakens the immune system, acquired from HIV.
AIDS Dementia Complex
Neurologic condition that causes degeneration of the brain.
Distal Sensory Polyneuropathy
Disorder characterized by abnormal sensations in the hands and feet.
Virus that causes AIDS.
Pneumonia that HIV clients are at risk of getting.