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Medical Terminology -- Lymphatic And Immune Systems

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  • 1. 
    Computerized x-ray imaging in the transverse plane
    • A. 

      CT scan

    • B. 

      Lymphangiogram

    • C. 

      Ultrasonography

    • D. 

      MRI

    • E. 

      Lymphadenectomy

  • 2. 
    Proteins that stimulate the growth of T cells (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Interleukens

    • B. 

      Interluekins

    • C. 

      Interleukines

    • D. 

      Interleukins

  • 3. 
    Inflammation of tonsils (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Tonsillitis

    • B. 

      Tonsilitis

    • C. 

      Tonsillittis

    • D. 

      Toncilitis

  • 4. 
    An immune response in which B cells transform into plasma cells and secrete antibodies is known as _____ immunity
    • A. 

      Humoreal

    • B. 

      Humoral

    • C. 

      Cell-mediated

    • D. 

      Mediated

    • E. 

      Cell-humoral

  • 5. 
    Lymphocytes that transform into plasma cells and secrete antibodies are called
    • A. 

      T Cells

    • B. 

      Cell-mediated

    • C. 

      B Cells

    • D. 

      Humoral Cells

    • E. 

      Immunity Cells

  • 6. 
    Atopy is
    • A. 

      A hypersensitivity or allergic state

    • B. 

      An early stage of AIDS

    • C. 

      A type of lymphoma

    • D. 

      A disease found in tropical areas

    • E. 

      Acute infectious disease caused by Epstein-Barr virus

  • 7. 
    Fluid in the spaces between cells (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Interstitiel fluid

    • B. 

      Intrastitial fluid

    • C. 

      Interstitial fluid

    • D. 

      Intersitial fluid

    • E. 

      Intersitiel fluid

  • 8. 
    All of the following are part of the immune system EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Lymphocytes

    • B. 

      Antigens

    • C. 

      Phagocytes

    • D. 

      Platelets

    • E. 

      Antibodies

  • 9. 
    Formation of lymph (Proper Spelling)
    • A. 

      Lymphopeosis

    • B. 

      Lymphopoesis

    • C. 

      Lymphopeiosis

    • D. 

      Lymphopeisis

    • E. 

      Lymphopoiesis

  • 10. 
    Lymphocytes, formed in the thymus gland, that act on antigens are
    • A. 

      T cells

    • B. 

      B cells

    • C. 

      Macrophages

    • D. 

      Lymphocytes

    • E. 

      Phagocytes

  • 11. 
    An immune response in which T cells destroy antigens is called _____ immunity
    • A. 

      Humoreal

    • B. 

      Humoral

    • C. 

      Cell-mediated

    • D. 

      Mediated

    • E. 

      Cell-humoral

  • 12. 
    Abdominal organ that filters erythrocytes and activates lymphocytes
    • A. 

      Spleen

    • B. 

      Thymus

    • C. 

      Bone Marrow

    • D. 

      Adenoids

    • E. 

      Tonsils

  • 13. 
    Lung infection with fever, cough, chest pain, and sputum. Treatment is with Bactrim
    • A. 

      Toxoplasmosis

    • B. 

      Cryptococcus

    • C. 

      Kaposi sarcoma

    • D. 

      Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia

    • E. 

      Herpes simplex

  • 14. 
    Groin region
    • A. 

      Axillary nodes

    • B. 

      Cervical nodes

    • C. 

      Mediastinal nodes

    • D. 

      Inguinal nodes

  • 15. 
    Armpit region nodes
    • A. 

      Axillary nodes

    • B. 

      Cervical nodes

    • C. 

      Mediastinal nodes

    • D. 

      Inguinal nodes

  • 16. 
    Neck region
    • A. 

      Axillary nodes

    • B. 

      Cervical nodes

    • C. 

      Mediastinal nodes

    • D. 

      Inguinal nodes

  • 17. 
    Lungs and chest region
    • A. 

      Axillary nodes

    • B. 

      Cervical nodes

    • C. 

      Mediastinal nodes

    • D. 

      Inguinal nodes