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32.The nurse outlines the functions of the immune system as those actions which: (Select all that apply.)a.Prevention of hemorrhageb.Protection of the body’s internal environmentc.Maintenance of hemoglobin leveld.Maintenance of homeostasis by removing damaged cellse.Destruction of growth of abnormal cellsANS:B, D, EThe three main functions of the immune system are to protect the body’s internal environmentby destroying antigens and pathogens, maintenance of homeostasis by removing damaged cells, and the destruction of abnormal growth in the body.
DIF:Cognitive Level: ApplicationREF:Page 737OBJ:N/ATOP:Purpose of immune systemKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity33.To provide examples of an active acquired immunity, the nurse uses the example of a person who has acquired immunity from measles because that person has had: (Select all that apply.)
DIF:Cognitive Level: ApplicationREF:Page 739, Table 15-1OBJ:2TOP:Acquired immunityKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity34.What is humoral immunity based on? (Select all that apply.)
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DIF:Cognitive Level: AnalysisREF:Page 740OBJ:3TOP:Humoral immunityKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological IntegrityCOMPLETION35.The nurse stresses that when a person produces his own antibodies against a specific antigen, that process of immunity is ______________ ________________ immunity
DIF:Cognitive Level: KnowledgeREF:Page 739OBJ:2TOP:Active immunityKEY:Nursing Process Step: ImplementationMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity36.A type IV latex allergy is characterized by________ _______.
DIF:Cognitive Level: KnowledgeREF:Page 746OBJ:8TOP:Latex allergyKEY:Nursing Process Step: N/AMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity37.The process of immunity through a controlled exposure to an attenuated organism to stimulatethe production of antibodies is _______________.
DIF:Cognitive Level: ComprehensionREF:Pages 741-742OBJ:2TOP:ImmunizationKEY:Nursing Process Step: N/AMSC:NCLEX: Physiological Integrity
38.A transfusion using blood from one’s own blood is a(n) ___________ transfusion, which is the best defense against a transfusion reaction.

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