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1

Cell-mediated relies on what?

Activated T lymphocytes

2

Cell-mediated immunity is important in combating what two types of infections?

Viral and fungal

3

Cell-mediated is also important in combating what?

Potential cancer cells

4

What are the three types of T lymphocytes?

Helper T lymphocytes
Cytotoxic (killer) T lymphocytes
suppressor T lymphocytes

5

Which type of T lymphocytes are the most numerous?

Helper T lymphocytes

6

Which responses last longer? Cell mediated or antibody?

Cell mediated

7

Immunity involves the production of antibodies after and INFECTION:

Natural active

8

Immunity occurs when the antibodies are produced in the MOTHER and are TRANSFERRED at birth to the INFANT.

Natural passive

9

Immunity where antibody production is induced by immunizations.

Artificial active

10

Immunity: where antibodies are produced elsewhere (like in horses) and injected or transferred in to the patient.

Artificial passive

11

Natural and artificial active immunity is ______ compared to natural and artificial passive immunity.

Longer-lasting

12

What is the acronym for hypersensitivity reactions?

ACID

13

ACID is?

Anaphylactic
Cytotoxic
Immune complex
Delayed hypersensitivity