NR 507 Week 1 Quizin Nursing by Guide4Students
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NR 507 - Advanced Pathophysiology
Chamberlain College of Nursing
1. Question : Which statement is true about fungal infections?
They occur only on skin, hair, and nails.
They are controlled by phagocytes and T lymphocytes.
They result in release of endotoxins.
They are prevented by vaccines.
Instructor Explanation: The host defense against fungal infection includes the fungistatic properties of neutrophils and macrophages. T lymphocytes are crucial in limiting the extent of infection and producing cytokines to further activate macrophages.
Points Received: 2 of 2
Question2. Question : Once they have penetrated the first line of defense, which microorganisms do neutrophils actively attack, engulf, and destroy by phagocytosis?