The type of immunity produced by an individual after either natural exposure to the antigen or after immunization against the antigen is:
Which statement is a description of the characteristics of apoptosis?
Programmed cell death of scattered, single cells
Characterized by swelling of the nucleus and cytoplasm
Unpredictable patterns of cell death
Results in benign malignancies
The effects of the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH) secretion include:
Solute retention and water retention
Solute retention and water loss
Solute dilution and water retention
Solute dilution and water loss
Hypersensitivity is best defined as a(an):
Disturbance in the immunologic tolerance of self-antigens
Immunologic reaction of one person to the tissue of another person
Altered immunologic response to an antigen that results in disease
Undetectable immune response in the presence of antigens
The most common cause of pulmonary edema is:
Right heart failure.
Left heart failure.
Mitral valve prolapse.