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WHAT IS THE RESISTANCE DEVELOPED IN RESPONSE TO AN ANTIGEN ( INFECTED AGENT) USUALLY CHARACTERIZED BY PRESENCE OF ANTIBODY PRODUCED BY THE HOST
ACTIVE IMMUNITY
IF YOU EXCERCISE YOUR..
A FACTOR THAT IS ESSENTIAL FOR A DISEASE, CHRONIC CONDITIONS, OR INJURY OCCURS. EX. MICROORGANISMS, CHEMICAL SUBSTANCES
AGENT
SECRET
ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICINCY SYNDROME CAUSED BY THE HUMAN IMMOUN. VIRUS. ATTACKS AND KILLS THE HELPER T CELLS LEADING TO EVENTUAL COLLASPE OF SYSTEM
AIDS
YOU KNOW THIS
OCCURENCE OF MORE CASES OF A PARTICULAR TYPE OF DISEASE, CHRONIC CONDITION, OR INJURY THAN EXPECTED IN A GIVEN AREA, GROUP OF PEOPLE OER A PARTICULAR TIME
EPIDEMIC
LOTS OF PEOPLE
UNIQUE SHAPED OR MARKER CARRIED ON AN ANTIGENS SURFACE WHICH TRIGGERS A CORRESPONDING ANTIBODY RESPONSE
EPITOPE
NOT THE SAME BUT.
A LIFE THREANEING REACTION IN WHICH TRANSPLANTED IMMUNOCOMPETENT CELLS ATTACK THE TISSUES OF THE RECIPIENT
GRAFT- VERSUS- HOST- DISEASE
LONG ONE
CHEMICAL PRODUCED BY MOST CELLS THAT CAUSES INFLAMMATION. INCREASES THE RATE AT WHICH FLUID CAN FLOW OUT OF THE BLOOD VESSELS LEADING TO INCREASED TEMP. ITCHING ETC.
HISTAMINE
ANTI
MINTUE LIVING ORGANISMS INCLUDING BACTERIA, VIRUSES, FUNGI ETC
MICROBES
ONE MINUTE MAN
THE C0URSE OF A DISEASE FROM THE TIME IT BEGINS UNTIL IT IS RESOLVED
NATURAL HISTORY OF DISEASE
NOT NATURAL GEOGRAPHS BUT...
A DISEASE THAT BY LAW BE REPORTED TO PUBLIC HEALTH AUTHORITIES UPON DIAGNONSIS
NOTIFIABLE DISEASE
STRICT DISEASE
INFECTION IN AN IMMOUNOSUPPRESSED PERSON CAUSED BY AN ORGANISM THAT DOES NOT USUALLY TROUBLE PEOPLE WITH HEALTHY IMMUNE SYSTEM
OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTION
OPPURTUNITY
LOCALIZED HEALTH PROBLEM
OUTBREAK
SMALLER
AN EPIDEMIC OCCURING OVER A VERY WIDE AREA AND USALLY AFFECTION A LARGE PROPORTION OF POP.
PANDEMIC
LARGER AFFECT
DISEASE PRODUCING AGENT SUCH A BACTERIA PROTOZANS FUNGI VIRUSES
PATHOGEN
IN YOUR PATH
ORGANISM THAT ONLY CAUSE DISEASE IN A HOST WITH A COMPRIMISED IMMUNE SYSTEM
OPPORTUNISTIC PATHOGENS
IF YOU COMPRIMISED.
A STATE OF COMPLETE PHYSICAL MENTAL, AND SOCIAL WELL BEING
HEALTH
A GOOD STATE OF ...