Chapter 15 - Self-Evaluation and Chapter Confidence

Nonspecific defense is

The innate response includes all of the following except

The loss of which barrier makes burns victims most vulnerable to infection?

The function of the mucociliary escalator is to

Tears contain

Perspiration inhibits bacteria because

Toll-like receptors are used by the immune system to distinguish between

All of the following cells are involved in the innate response except

Neutrophils attach to the vascular linings and move out of the blood and into the tissues in a process known as

Margination is the process in which white blood cells

The phagocytes present in highest proportions in the blood are

Which are the first cells to arrive at an infection site?

Macrophages resident in the liver are called

Macrophages resident in the central nervous system are called

The characteristics of cytokines include all of the following except

Mediators released by mast cells include

Dendritic cells found in the skin are called

Natural killer cells are

The sequence of phases in phagocytosis is

Phagolysosomes are formed after which phase of phagocytosis?

Redness, pain, heat, and swelling are hallmarks of

The acute-phase response is

Fever is caused by chemicals known as

The complement system can be activated by

The classical pathway for activation of the complement system requires

The alternative pathway for activation of the complement system is initiated at protein

The combination of complement proteins C5 to C9 is known as

Gamma interferon is produced by

Mannose binding protein is involved in complement activation in

Factors B and D are involved in complement activation in

C3 is involved in complement activation in

C2 and C4 is involved in complement activation in

Derived from myeloid stem cell is true for

Directly involved in inflammation is true for

Directly involved in phagocytosis is true for

Directly involved in an adaptive immune response is true for

Expression of antiviral protein genes is true for

Expression of Interferon genes is true for

Contain interferon receptors is true for