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Which of the following would not be classified as a lymphatic structure?
A) pancreas
B) spleen
C) tonsils
D) Peyer's patches of the intestine

a. pancreas

All the lymphoid organs are well developed before birth. True or False

False

When tissues are inflamed, lymphatic capillaries develop openings that permit uptake of large particles such as cell debris, pathogens, and cancer cells. True or False

False

Digested fats are absorbed from the intestine by the lymph capillaries. True or False

True

Which cells become immunocompetent due to thymic hormones?
A) basophils
B) lymphocytes
C) macrophages
D) monocytes

B) lymphocytes

Which of the following is not a type of T cell?
A) cytotoxic
B) antigenic
C) helper
D) regulatory

B) antigenic

Which of the following is not a function of the inflammatory response?
A) prevents the spread of the injurious agent to nearby tissue
B) replaces injured tissues with connective tissue
C) disposes of cellular debris and pathogens
D) sets the stage for repair processes

B) replaces injured tissues with connective tissue

The process whereby neutrophils and other white blood cells are attracted to an inflammatory site is called ________.
A) diapedesis
B) chemotaxis
C) margination
D) phagocytosis

B) chemotaxis

Monoclonal antibodies can be specific for several antigenic determinants. True or False

False

Anaphylactic shock can result from an immediate hypersensitivity where the allergen enters the blood. True or False

True