Immunodeficiency

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Deficiency of C5-9 leads to recurrent _____ infection
Meningococcal
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What type of cells are required to clear viral and protozoal infections?
T cells
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Chemo/radiotherapy and other forms of immunosuppression can lead to deadly sepsis due to what?
Neutropenia
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What virus is the most common cause of enchephalitis?
Herpes simplex
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In complement deficiency, streptococcal and Hib infections are common due to inability to do what process?
Opsinisation
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Cervical lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, haematological autoimmunity and apoptosis defect occur in autoimmune ____ syndrome
Lymphoproliferative
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What type of organ rejection occurs due to preformed antibodies?
Hyperacute
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Patients with antibody deficiency should receive prohylaxis with antibiotics and ____
Antifungals
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AIRE deficiency leads to loss of ____ self-tolerance
Central
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IPEX syndrome leads to loss of _____ self-tolerance
Peripheral
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What type of cells are required to clear viral and protozoal infections?

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T cells

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Chemo/radiotherapy and other forms of immunosuppression can lead to deadly sepsis due to what?

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What virus is the most common cause of enchephalitis?

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In complement deficiency, streptococcal and Hib infections are common due to inability to do what process?

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