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Lymphatic Immune Pathology Terms

Lymphatic Immune Pathology Terms - Lymphatic-Immune...

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Lymphatic-Immune Pathology Terms 1. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome AIDS late stage infection with the HIV weakens the immune system 2. anaphylaxis allergic reaction to substance to which the body was previously sensitized 3. ankylosing spondylitis AS inflammatory response causes degenerative changes in the spinal vertebrae, joints, connective tissues, tendons, ligaments and the hips, shoulders, knees, feet and ribs, tissue of the lungs, eyes and heart valves. 4. autoimmune hemolytic anemia immune system sees RBC's at foreign and creates autoantibodies that attack them 5. chronic fatigue syndrome CFS severe fatigue Also called: chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome 6. chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis CMC fungal infections that develop on the skin, nails, or mucous membranes 7. Epstein-Barr virus EBV infection that causes sore throat, fever fatigue and enlarged lymph nodes Also called: monoucleosis 8.
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