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Ch.12 HW Practice Q&A
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barriers and chemical barriers are nonspecific host defense mechanisms.
Hair, cilia, and skin are physical barriers that block portals of __ to prevent pathogens from leaving the body.
The unbroken __ is a formidable barrier to the entry of microbes and is classified as a component of the first line of defense
Skin, the protective layer that surrounds the body, is composed of __ cells that have become compacted, cemented together, and impregnated with __.
Vomiting and defecation evacuate noxious substances or microorganisms from the digestive tract and are components of the __ line of defense.
The flow of __ from the periodic emptying of the bladder flushes the urethra
- Repair of damaged tissues
- Destroy microbes and block their further invasion
- Mobilization and attraction of immune components to the site of infection or trauma
Which of the following are main functions of the inflammatory response?
List the correct order of events in phagocytosis
(infection, trauma, and immune response ARE triggers)
Which of the following is NOT a trigger for inflammation?
redness (Latin rubor), heat (calor), swelling (tumor), and pain (dolor)
Which is Latin for swelling during inflammation?
With respect to inflammation, __ is Latin for warmth
With respect to inflammation, __ is Latin for pain
Which term refers to the tendency of cells to migrate in response to a specific chemical stimulus given off at a site of injury or infection?
A whitish mass of cells, liquified cellular debris, and bacteria is called
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