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Dz and Immunity

Disease of the Immune System

QuestionAnswer
Which type of immunoglobulin is involved in a type I hypersensitivity IgE
Reaction to poison ivy is which type of hyper sensitivity IV
Allergies to pollen is an example of what hyper sensitivity? Type I
a hypersensitivity reaction characterized by presence of IgG that reacts with a soluble antigen Type II
what autoimmune disease affects the intestines Crohns
Another name for chronic autoimmune thyroiditis is Hashimotos
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) targets what part of the body? DNA, nuclear protein, RBC and platelet membranes
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) target what part of the body? Connective tissue, IgG
What is the auto-antibodies that are produced from Rheumatoid arthritis called? Rheumatoid factors
The autoimmune disease in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin? Type 1 diabetes
The autoimmune, inflammatory disease caused when the immune system attacks its own tissues Lupus
The autoimmune disorder in which the bodies immune system attacks its own healthy cells that produce saliva and tears. Sjögren's syndrome
The autoimmune disorder in which the immune system attacks the thyroid and causes it to make more thyroid hormone than your body needs? Graves disease
The autoimmune disorder in which the immune system attacks the adrenal cortex. Addison disease
The autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks the neuromuscular cells. Myasthenia gravis
TB skin tests or PPD falls into what type of hypersensitivity? Type IV
HDN, Hemolytic Disease of the New Born falls into what type of hypersensitivity? Type II
Created by: Microbin