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Which of the following are major symptoms of inflammation? a. Phagocytosis b. Edema c....

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Which of the following are major symptoms of inflammation?

a. Phagocytosis

b. Edema

c. Leukocytosis

d. Pain

e. B and D

Inflammation:

Inflammation and the inflammatory response is a necessary response that occurs after the onset of infection or injury. The purpose of inflammation is to alert the host that there is some damage or foreign antigen present.

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The major symptoms of inflammation are heat, redness, swelling, and pain (Answer choice E). The swelling or edema is caused by the influx of white...

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The Inflammatory Response's Effect on the Entire Body

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Chapter 2 / Lesson 4
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This lesson will discuss two important roles systemic inflammation is involved in: fever and leukocytosis. It will also discuss the flip-side, two bad components of systemic inflammation: cachexia and anaphylactic shock.


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