Lymphatic Immune Pathology Terms

Lymphatic Immune Pathology Terms - Lymphatic-Immune...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
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.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HRP 2303 taught by Professor Judithguetzow during the Spring '12 term at Texas Pan American.

Page1 / 2

Lymphatic Immune Pathology Terms - Lymphatic-Immune...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online