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autopoiesis

self making

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integumentary

skin and appendages that protect body from damage

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calor

heat

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dolor

pain

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tumor

swelling

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rubor

redness

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3 cytokines (chemicals that trigger regulate immune response)

interlukin
leuketrine
interferon

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histamine

causes dilation of capillaries

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exudate

fluid that enters blood vessel, clotting factors, causes swelling

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transudate

extravascular fluid with low protein content

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leukocytosis

increase of leukocytes (white blood cells)

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margination

pavementing neutrophils stick to vessel walls

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kinins

inflammatory blood protein similar to histamine
smooth muscle contraction
vasodilation

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histamine and prostaglandins

increase blood flow, attract neutrophils activate nociceptors

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nocireceptor

neuron end that feeds back threat to the brain at site of tissue injury (pain)
stimulated by immune cells

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interferon

protect agains viruses, interfere with binding

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adipose

used for the storage of fat

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dysnopea

shortness of breath

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MHC

major histocompatibility complex
Describes the fact that all cells have marker molecules on their surfaces

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MHC class 1

molecule markers found on all cells

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MCH class 2

antigen presenting cells