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Flashcards in Lymphatic and Immune System Deck (30):
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Ab

antibody

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ADC

AIDS dementia complex

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Ag

antigen, silver

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AIDS

acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

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ANA

antinuclear antibodies

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APLS

antiphospholipid syndrome

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ARC

AIDS related complex

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ARV

AIDS related virus

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EBV

Epstein Barr virus

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ELISA

enzyme linked immunosorbent assay

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GVHD

graft versus host disease

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HD

Hodgkin disease

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HIV

human immunodeficiency virus

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Ig

immunoglobulin

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IM

infectious mononucleosis

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IT

immunotherapy

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KS

Kaposi sarcoma

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LAK

lymphokine activated killer (cells)

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LE

lupus erythematosus

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MAD

multiple autoimmune disorder

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NHL

non-Hodgkin lymphoma

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NK

natural killer (cells)

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OPV

oral poliovirus vaccine

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PSS

progressive systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)

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SCID

severe combined immunodeficiency disease

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SLE

systematic lupus erythematosus

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SS, Sjs

Sjogren syndrome

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TAT

tetanus antitoxin

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TLI

total lymphoid irradiation

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vacc

vaccination