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ch 15 vocab


antibody protein produced in response to an antigen
lymph pertaining to clear spring water
node a circumscribed mass of tissue
adenoid a single mass of lymphoid tissue in the midline at the back of the throat/ resembles glands
macrophage large white blood cell / large to eat
phagocyte cell to eat / blood cells that ingests and destroys
phagocytosis condition to eat cell process of
plasma cell cell derived from b lymphocytes and active in formation of antibodies
splenectomy surgical removal of the spleen
tonsil mass of lymphoid tissue on either side of the throat
tonsillectomy surgical removal of the tonsils
tonsillitis inflammation of the tonsils
lymphoma lymph tumor
agglutination sticking process
vaccine preparation to generate active immunity
vaccination administration of a vaccine
anaphylaxis away from protection
kaposi sarcoma skin cancer in AIDS patients
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