The Lymphatic and Immune System Quiz A

The Lymphatic and Immune System Quiz A - The Lymphatic and...

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The Lymphatic and Immune System - Quiz A 1. A/An __________ is a substance that produces an allergic reaction in an individual. allergen 2. The acronym __________ identifies the blood test used to screen for the presence of HIV antibodies. ELISA 3. A/An __________ is a disease-fighting protein created by the immune system in response to the presence of a specific antigen. antibody 4. A/An __________ is any substance that the body regards as being foreign and includes viruses, bacteria, toxins, and transplanted tissues. antigen 5. A/An __________ drug is a medication that kills or damages cells. cytotoxic 6. A/An __________ is the type of white blood cell that surrounds and kills invading cells. macrophage 7. Rod-shaped, spore-forming bacteria are known as __________ . bacilli 8. Spiral-shaped bacteria that have flexible walls and are capable of movement are known as __________ . spirochetes 9. A/An __________ agent slows or stops the growth of bacteria. bacteriostatic 10. Infectious __________ , which is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus,is characterized by fever, a sore throat, and enlarged lymph nodes.
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