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ACQUIRED IMMUNITY
FORMATION OF ANTIBODIES AND LYMPHOCYTES AFTER EXPOSURE TO AN ANTIGEN.
ADNOIDS
MASSES OF LYMPH TISSUE IN THE NASOPHARYNX.
ANTIBODIES
PROTEINS THAT DISTROYS ANTIGENS.
AXILLARY NODES
LYMPH NODES IN THE ARMPIT.
B CELLS
LYMPHOCYTE THAT TRANSFORMS INTO PLASMA CELL TO SECRETE ANTIBODIES.
CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNITY
AN IMMUNE RESPONSE WHEREBY DESTRUCTION OF ANTIGENS TAKES PLACE.
CERVICAL NODES
LYMPH NODES IN THE NECK REGION.
CYTOTOXIC CELLS
T-CELL LYMPHOCYTE THAT DIRECTLY KILLS FORIEGN CELLS.
DENDITE CELLS
ANTIGEN-PRESENTING CELLS DERIVED FROM MONOCYTES.
HELPER CELL
T CELLS THAT AID B CELLS IN STIMULATING ANTIBODY FORMATION.
HUMORAL IMMUNITY
B CELLS TRANSFORM INTO PLASMA CELLS.
IMMUNE RESPONSE
THE BODY'S CAPACITY TO RESIST ALL TYPES OF ORGANISMS AND TOXINS.
IMMUNOGLOBULINS
ANTIBODIES THAT ARE SECRETED BY PLASMA CELLS IN HUMORAL IMMUNITY.
INGUINAL NODES
SEVERAL LYMPH NODES IN THE GROIN AREA.
INTERFERONS
ANTIVIRAL PROTEINS SEDRETED BY T CELLS.
INTERLEUKINS
PROTEINS THAT STIMULATE THE GROWTH OF B- OR T-CELL LYMPHOCYTES.
INTERSTITIAL FLUID
BECOMES LYMPH.
LYMPH
FLUID FOUND WITHIN LYMPHATIC VESSELS.
LYMPH CAPILLARIES
TNIEST LYMPHATIC VESSELS.
LYMPHOID ORGANS
LYMPH NODES, SPLEEN, AND THYMUS GLAND.
LYMPH NODES
STATIONARY LYMPH TISSUE ALONG LYMPH VESSELS.
LYMPH VESSELS
CARRIER OF LYMPH THROUGHOUT THE BODY.
MACROPHAGES
LARGE PHAGOCYTES IN THE LYMPH NODES AND OTHER TISSUE OF THE BODY.
MEDIASTINAL NODES
LYMPH NODES BETWEEN THE LUNGS.
NATURAL IMMUNITY
INDIVIDUAL'S GENETIC ABILITY TO FIGHT OFF DISEASE.