Blood Crossword

Proteins produced by the liver to maintain osmotic pressure and blood volume.
Type of plasma protein that transports fatty acids and steroid hormones.
Antibodies that help to reduce disease.
Antibodies that cause blood clotting.
Hemoglobin molecule (RBC) that carry oxygen, iron, carbon dioxide.
Lymphocytes that destroy invading cells by breaking down their membranes.
Lymphocytes that secrete antibodies with then mark and destroy invading cells.
White blood cells that secrete histamine to increase inflammation.
White blood cells that secrete antihistamine to decrease inflammation.
White blood that ingest and digest bacteria and dead matter.
White blood that ingest and digest bacteria and dead matter AND help immune system by presenting antigens which stimulate lymphocytes.
Name of the process by which lysosomes break down other cells and foreign particles.
System that delivers oxygen and nutrients to the body.
General name for white blood cells.
Which part of the blood do Albulins, Globulins and Fibrinogens belong to?

The Immune System Crossword

The Immune System Crossword

while many medical advances have been made to safeguard against infection by.
pathogenic microorganisms, such as bacteria, viruses are caused by.
To function properly, this must detect a wide variety of agents, known as pathogens.
These mechanisms include physical barriers such as skin, chemicals in the blood is.
a localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful.
less technical term for leukocyte.
a type of cell within the body capable of engulfing.
a lymphocyte not processed by the thymus gland.
a blood protein produced in response to and counteracting.
a lymphocyte of a type produced or processed by the thymus.
the immunity that results from the production of antibodies by the immune system.
These antigens are different from those on the surface of bacteria.

Immune System Crossword

Immune System Crossword

What is immunity achieved when the body makes antibodies against antigen?
Antibodies produced by plasma cells in response to antigenic stimulation?
This is a group of cells that come from a single cell; genetically identical.
It is the ability to resist and overcome injury by pathogens or antigenic substances.
What is a macromolecule that elicits an immune response by lymphocytes?
It is an enlarged monocyte that eats foreign material.
A short-acting immunity achieved when the person is given antibodies mad by another.
group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis
It is antigens that have been altered in order to produce active immunity without causing the disease.
What are substances that react with a specific antigen?
What is the eating of pathogens or cellular debris?
A foreign substance or antigen that stimulates an allergic reaction?
It is immunity against one’s own tissue.
The body’s response to infection or injury.
Lymphocytes that engage in antibody-mediated immunity.
It is a group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis.
They are substances produced by a virus-infected cell.
A type of lymphocyte that engages in cell-mediated immunity.

immune system Crossword

immune system Crossword

lymph follows
lymph is pulled from
Lymphatic vessels have these to keep lymph going one direction-
Intestinal lymphatic tissue
where t cells mature
micro-organisms and invaders in the blood are called
stores blood in the body, and is located in the upper left quadrant of the stomach
largest percent of blood cells in the body
white blood cells
secretes antibodies
proteins produced by B cells that destroy antigens
white blood cells that destroy debris
makes clots
axillary, inguinal, popliteal, terminus and cisterna, chyli
liquid connective tissue
clear watery fluid that surrounds cells
thrombocytes AKA
gland that provides immune support early in life
these remove and filter pathogens and debris from lymphatic fluid
where ALL lymph nodes drain
lymphatic massage starts here
example of specific immunity
lymphocytes are formed in
fluid between tissue cells
where the largest amount of lymph fluid drains
lymphatic massage strengthens the
white blood cells that filter out old red blood cells
number of superficial lymph node locations

Cell Organelle Crossword

Cell Organelle Crossword

A specialized subunit within a cell that has a specific function, and is usually separately enclosed within its own membrane. Little organs within the cell.
Shaped like a bean, this cell organelle helps take food and manufacture energy from it. It is known as the powerhouse of the cell. The energy it makes is ATP.
An elongated or disc-shaped organelle containing chlorophyll. This is the site of photosynthesis.
The cell's "skeleton" of microtubules which gives it shape, strength, and the capacity for directed movement
The control center of the cell, it contains the hereditary information and carries the instructions for making proteins.
The organelles where proteins are made from the translation of RNA strands.
Jelly-like substance that makes up the matrix of the cell body.
a double-layered membrane that surrounds the cell. Also called the plasma membrane, it regulates what enters and leaves the cell.
known as the garbage men, contains digestive enzymes to breakdown worn out cell parts or destroy foreign invaders
modifying, sorting and packaging of proteins for secretion.
membrane system of folded sacs and interconnected channels that serves as a site for protein and lipid synthesis
found in fungi, plants, and bacteria. It surrounds the cell membrane and aids in support and structure of the cell.
They can be used to contain cellular waste, isolate materials that may be harmful to the cell, or hold water for plants. They are very versatile in their function

Immune System Crossword

Immune System Crossword

A substance the body cannot recognize, usually on living
A quick and general immune response you're born with
A highly specific attack on a antigen or pathogen by the creation of antibodies
A type of WBC that fights infection by swallowing pathogens
The movement of B cells to produce antibodies
A sexually transmitted disease
Swelling and redness at the site of infection
Chemical released by the body in response to an injury or allergen
Specific particles created by the immune system to destroy specific disease causing invaders
The action or process of recognizing foreign bodies
Any substance that causes an allergic reaction
A special version of auntie Jen that provides immunity against disease
A disease that can be spread by contact with infected people animals water or food
Physical contact touching and infected individual including sexual contact
A severe allergic reaction that can result in swelling breathing difficulty and sometimes does
The action or process of anti-bodies destroying pathogens
Third and order or level
Blood cells that fight infection and prevent the growth of cancer
Specialized white blood cells that fights diseases by talking antigens directly
Specialized White blood cells that fight diseases by activating the B-cells

The Immune System Crossword

The Immune System Crossword

The body's first line of defense against pathogens.
A cell that identifies pathogens and distinguishes different pathogens from each other.
The molecules that the immune system recongnizes as either part of the body or coming from outside the body.
Lymphocytes that produce proteins that help destroy pathogens.
The proteins produced by B Cells.
The body's ability to destroy pathogens before they can cause disease.
The process by which harmless antigens are purposefully introduced to a person's body to produce active immunity.
A chemical that kills bacteria or slows their growth without harming cells.
A disorder in which the immune system is overly sensitive to a foreign substance.
A disorder in which respiratory passages narrow significantly.
An imbalance or misuse of insulin in the body.

Cardiovascular System Crossword

Cardiovascular System Crossword

the fluid portion of the blood
red blood cells
the oxygen-transporting pigment of erythrocytes
white blood cell
a white blood cell with secretory granules in its cytoplasm (ex. eosinophil/basophil)
the most abundant of the white blood cells
granular white blood cells whose granules readily take up a stain called eosin
white blood cells whose granules stain deep blue with basic dye; have a relatively pale nucleus and granular-appearing cytoplasm
white blood cells with a one-lobed nucleus. no granules in cytoplasm
agranular white blood cells formed in the bone marrow that mature in the lymphoid tissue
large single-nucleus white blood cell; agranular leukocyte
one of the irregular cell fragments of blood; involved in clotting
formation of blood cells
stem cells that give rise to all the formed elements of the blood
the stopping of a flow of blood
the stout wall separating the lower chambers of the heart from one another
begins at the base of the right ventricle, branches into two pulmonary arteries which deliver deoxygenated blood to the corresponding lung
bicuspid and tricuspid
cord-like tendons that connect the papillary muscles to the tricuspid valve and the mitral valve in the heart (heart strings)
lub dub, lub dub
a condition in which the heart produces or is apt to produce a recurring sound indicative of disease or damage
abnormally high blood pressure
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls
the membranous sac enveloping the heart
a chamber of the heart receiving blood from the veins; superior heart chambers
discharging chambers of the heart
system of blood vessels that carry blood to and from the lungs for gas exchange
major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of the heart
systems of blood vessels that carries nutrient- and oxygen-rich blood to all the body organs
valves that prevent blood return to the ventricles after contraction
the contraction phase of heart activity
a period (between contractions) of relaxation of the heart during which it fills with blood
a volume of blood ejected by a ventricle during systole
sequence of events encompassing one complete contraction and relaxation of the atria and ventricles of the heart

Blood System Crossword

Blood System Crossword

Protein in blood
White blood cell containing granules that stain blue
Orange-yellow pigment in bile
Blood clotting
Change in structure and function of a cell as it matures; specialization
White blood cell containing granules that stain red; allergic reactions
Red blood cell.
Hormone secreted by the kidneys; stimulates red blood cell formation.
Plasma protein that is converted to fibrin in the clotting process.
Plasma protein; alpha, beta, and gamma globulins.
White blood cell with numerous dark-staining granules: eosinophil, neutrophil and basophil.
Anticoagulant found in blood and tissue cells.
White blood cell.
Mononuclear leukocyte that produces antibodies.
Leukocyte with one large nucleus: cell that engulfs foreign material and debris.
Granulocytic leukocyte formed in bone marrow: phagocytic tissue-fighting cell.
Liquid portion of blood.
Removal of plasma from withdrawn blood by centrifuge.
Pertaining to a white blood cell with a multilobed nucleus; neutrophil

Body Defenses Crossword

Body Defenses Crossword

Twenty plasma proteins that assemble to destroy bacteria.
Found in tears. Digests bacteria.
It means "free"
Ingests bacteriaor viruses and displays the foreign antigens
______ memory B and T cells are what make us immune to certain diseases.
The second line of defense is the _______response.
Produces antibodies
Destroy infected cells which display specific foreign antigens
_____ T-cells destroy cancers and infected cells.
Acid in stomach
Sign of inflammation
sign of inflammation
The firt line of defense are skin and _____ membranes
Most abundant white blood cells
Oil produced by glands in the skin
Foreign protien particle.
Y-shaped peptides that bind foreign antigens
Causes dilation of blood vessels
Accumulation of living and dead WBCs and bacteria
Released by infected cells. Inhibits viral reproduction
Protein digesting enzyme of the stomach

Communicable diseases Crossword

Communicable diseases Crossword

disease causing microorganism
contains enzymes/ chemicals to kill pathogens
wet and sticky substance produced by cells that line the nose and lungs - traps germs/ dust/ bacteria
contains acid that kills pathogens
stops some microorganisms entering the ear canal
stops some microorganisms entering the nasal passages
tiny hair like structure that sweeps dust/ bacteria out of the throat and lungs
a way of growing bacteria in a lab under sterile (very clean) conditions
when our body knows which antibodies to make against a disease so we are protected from that disease
chemical produced by white blood cells that target specific virus/bacteria and kill them
these cancel out the toxins made by the pathogen
some white blood cells surround the pathogen and ingest them and destroy them
outer protective layer prevents pathogens coming into the body