Adult Health I- Test 2

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______________ may be acquried or congenital, when a person's body cannot recognize antigens, and may cause varied reactions from mild, localized health problems, to total immune system failure.

Immunodeficiency

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A _____________ immune disease/deficiency present at birth.

Primary

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A _____________ immune disease/deficiency is acquird as a result of viral infection, contact with a toxin, or medical therapy.

Secondary

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HIV is a __________ infection with immunodeficiency virus.

Chronic

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AIDS is the _________ and most serious stage of HIV.

Last

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What is a deficient immune response as a result of impaired or missing immune components?

Immunodeficiency

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CD4 depletion and lymphocytopenia are abnormalities of ________.

AIDS

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A person with AIDS that has been infected for 10 years, is asymptomatic, and is immunocompetent is said to be a ____________.

Non-progressor

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______________ may be the first signs of HIV in women.

Vaginal candidiasis

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HAART causes a decrease in the patient's ___________.

Viral load

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IV drug users that share needles should be educated to fill and flush their syringes with clear water, then fill with __________, shake approximately 30-6- seconds, and rinse with clear water.

Bleach

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A patient with _____________ usually presents with symptoms of cough with copious thick sputum, fever, dyspnea, fatigue, and weight loss.

Pneumonia

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A patient presenting with _____________ may have shortness of breath, visual changes, impaired gait, and mental status changes.

Toxoplasmosis

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______________ can occur in the mouth, esophagus, and vaina.

Candidiasis

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Shingles results from ____________ virus leaving the nerve ganglia and entering the body by body fluids and other tissue areas.

Varicella zoster

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Non-Hodgkin's B cell, innunoblastic, Hodgkin's, Burkett's, and primary brain are all _____________ associated with AIDS.

Lymphomas

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Hematopoietic growth factors, lymphocyte transfusion, administration of interleukin-2, and infusions of lymphokines are all treatments meant to ___________ the immune system.

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