Type
Word Search
Description

Injection
Vital signs
Dermatitis
Immediate
Progressive
Seasonal
Systemic
Focal
Type One
Type Four
Vaccination
Reaction
Hypersensitivity
Hives
Anaphylaxis
Inflammation

Allergies and Asthma Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the most common chronic diseases Allergies
What is a chronic disease that affects your lungs Asthma
Sneezing is a form of an allergic _____________ Reaction
Allergy triggers are called __________ Allergens
A common household allergen Dust
This allergen is found outdoors Pollen
Difficulty breathing and/or swelling in the the throat creating a life-threatening reaction Anaphylaxis
Some allergic reactions come in this form Ingestion
A treatment that trains your immune system not to overreact Immunotherapy
A common food allergy Shellfish
Dogs and cats produce this allergen Dander
Bee stings and medication are forms of this type Injection

Allergy (Anaphylaxis) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

peanuts, gluten, fish, wheat FOODS
immediate medical attention EMERGENCIES
swollen face swelling galnds
rash red bumps
warm skin hives
body scratching itchy skin
trying to get air difficulty breathing
continuous sneezing sneezing
dry cough coughing
anaphylaxis allergy
quick relief epipen
decongestion antihistamine
cause reactions histamine
large and red tongue
irritation of eyes red eyes
can't swallow throat
irritation of throat scratchy
can't talk hoarse voice
anithistamine benadryal

ANAPHYLAXIS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Predisposes patient for allergic reaction Asthma
Treats bronchospasms and wheezing Albuterol
First line drug for anaphylaxis Epinephrine
Swelling beneath the skin, especially around mouth, lips and eyes Angioedema
The muscle used for intramuscular injection of Epinephrine Thigh
Secondary drug given to help relieve histaminic symptoms Benadryl
Treated with aggressive IV fluid boluses Hypotension
Itchy bumps on the skin Hives
Second most common Anaphylactic cause in the OR LATEX
Chemical mediator causing cascade reaction Histamine

Immune System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Lymphatics System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Drains excess fluids and proteins from tissues all around the body and returns them back into the bloodstream. lymph
Walled, valved structures that carry lymph around the body LYMPH VESSELS
Small bean-shaped glands that produce lymphocytes, filter harmful substances from the tissues, and contain macrophages, LYMPH NODES
filters blood, disposes of worn-out red blood cells, and provides a 'reserve supply' of blood. SPLEEN
located between the breast bone and heart. It produces lymphocytes, is important for T cell maturation (T for thymus-derived). THYMUS
a type of blood cell that lacks hemoglobin and is therefore colorless. LEUKOCYTE
A cell that contains hemoglobin and can carry oxygen to the body. Also called a red blood cell (RBC). erythrocyte
does not require prior sensitization to an antigen. natural immunity
infection or vaccination or by the transfer of antibody or lymphocytes from an immune donor acquired immunity
by the injection of antibodies, such as gamma globulin, that are not produced by the recipient's cells. passive acquired immunity
by the injection of antibodies, such as gamma globulin, that are not produced by the recipient's cells. passive acquired immunity
the process of exposing the body to an antigen to generate an adaptive immune response ACTIVE ACQUIRED IMMUNITY
occurs when a person is exposed to a live pathogen and develops a primary immune response, which leads to immunological memory. natural acquired immunity
induced by a vaccine, a substance that contains antigen. artificial acquired immunity
include anaphylaxis and allergic rhinoconjunctivitis. hypersensitivity
A widespread and very serious allergic reaction. Symptoms include dizziness, loss of consciousness, labored breathing, swelling of the tongue and breathing tubes, blueness of the skin, low blood pressure, heart failure, and death anaphylactic shock
are used to treat allergy symptoms and itching. antihistamine
hormone produced within the adrenal gland that quickens the heart beat, strengthens the force of the heart's contraction, and opens up the bronchioles in the lungs, among other effects. adrenaline
from the right upper limb, right side of thorax and right halves of head and neck. left lymphatic duct
into the circulatory system at the left brachiocephalic vein between the left subclavian and left internal jugular veins. right lymphatic duct
usually with sore throat, fever, difficult swallowing, hoarseness or loss of voice, and tender or swollen lymph nodes. tonsils
lymphoid tissue at the back of the pharynx that usually obstruct the nasal and ear passages adenoids
lymphoid tissue at the back of the pharynx that usually obstruct the nasal and ear passages adenoids
back of the pharynx that usually obstruct the nasal and ear passages adenoids
tissue cell of the immune system that may be fixed or freely motile, is derived from a monocyte, functions in the destruction of foreign antigens macrophages
that engulfs and consumes foreign material phagocytes

Skin Conditions, Infections and Lesions. Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

hereditary or inflammation rash by dry, sensitive, irritated skin. Atopic dermatitis
common skin with redness and scaly, pinkish-yellow patches that have an oily appearance. Dermatitis
non-contagious inherited condition that produces and excess of thick, scaly, silvery skin. Psoriasis
dry or moist lesions Eczema
an allergic reaction that produces an eruption of wheals Hives
changes in the structure of skin Primary skin lesions
discoloration on the skin surface Macule
solid formation above the skin, often caused by reaction. Wheal
small elevation of skin; inflammation Papule
fluid filled elevation in the skin caused by localized accumulation Vesicle
a solid mass within the skin Nodule
abnormal membranous sac containing a gaseous substance. Cyst
appears as an condition or disease Secondary skin lesions
a dried mass that is remains of an oozing sore Crust
a mechanical abrasion of the epidermis. Excoriation
the shedding of dead skin cells of the uppermost layer of the epidermis. Scale
a formation resulting from a lesion. Scar
a deep crack or line in the skin. Fissure
an open lesion visible on the surface of the skin. Ulcer
an infection caused by a pathogenic bacteria or virus. Infection
highly contagious viral infection, blister like cluster. Herpes Simplex
caused by the varicella-voter virus; chickenpox. Herpes Zoster
bacterial infection caused by staphylococcus. Impetigo
medical for ringworm. Tinea
A fungal infection affecting the trunk,legs or arms characterized by pink rash and itching. Tinea corporis
also called verruca, HPV; produce keratotic skin growths. Warts
type of yeast infection Candida Albicans
acute and very contagious form of conjunctivitis. Pink Eye
also known as pityriasis versicolor, and tri-color yeast infection. Tinea Versicolor

The Immune System CH 28 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What structures are foreign substances that invade the body Antigens
An autoimmune disorder in which the myelin sheath of nerves is attacked is Multiple sclerosis
Immunity conferred to a breastfeeding infant by his mother is Passive Immunity
An autoimmune viral disease that is believed to be the cause of infectious mononucleosis is Epstein-Barr virus
Which immune system organ is found in the pharynx Tonsils
Which of the following is the usual treatment for systemic lupus erytematosus steroidal medications
These cells seek out and destroy harmful organisms Leukocytes
The introduction of immunity by infection or with a vaccine is called active immunity
A hypersensitivity to a normally harmless substance is called an Allergy
A substance capable of causing an allergic reaction is called allergen
An extreme, often life-threatening, response to an antigen is called Anaphylaxis
This gland is located posterior to the sternum, in the anterior mediastinum Thymus gland
This system consists of tissues, organs, and physiology processes that identify abnormal cells and foreign substances immune system
This organ is located in the upper left quadrant of the abdomen spleen
Genes that control cell growth oncogenes

Emergency First Aid and Shock Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Hypersensitive or allergic reaction to a substance such as food, medication, insect stings or snake bites. Anaphylatic
Damage to heart muscle from heart attack or cardiac arrest Cardiogenic
Severe bleeding or loss of blood plasma. Hemorrhagic
Loss of body fluid from severe vomiting, diarrhea, or a heat illness; disruption in acid-base balance as occurs in diabetes. Metabolic
Injury and trauma to the brain and spinal chord Neurogenic
Emotional distress such as anger, fear, or grief. Psychogenic
Trauma to respiratory tact; respiratory distress or arrest. Respiratory
Acute infection Septic
French term; a method of prioritizing treatment. Triage
Immediate care thats given to the victim of an injury or illness to minimize the effect of injury or illness until experts take over. FirstAid
A clinical set of signs and symptoms associated with an inadequate supply of blood to body organs, especially the brain and heart. Shock
These help you recognize an emergency. Senses
When in an emergency situation, you must first do this. Categorize
In an emergency situation, checking for things such as breathing problems, excessive bleeding, or shock is called this. Urgency
A serious, unexpected, and dangerous situation requiring immediate action Emergency
Abnormal state of lack of response to sensory stimuli resulting from injury, illness, shock, or other disorders. Unconsciousness
Injury to the brain due to a violent jar or shock. Concussion
All the supplies you need to help someone in an emergency. First Aid Kit
A disordered psychic or behavioral state resulting from mental or emotional stress or physical injury Trauma
The action or manner of treating a patient medically or surgically Treatment

Immune System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is immunity achieved when the body makes antibodies against antigen? active immunity
Antibodies produced by plasma cells in response to antigenic stimulation? immunoglobulins
This is a group of cells that come from a single cell; genetically identical. clone
It is the ability to resist and overcome injury by pathogens or antigenic substances. immunity
What is a macromolecule that elicits an immune response by lymphocytes? antigen
It is an enlarged monocyte that eats foreign material. macrophages
A short-acting immunity achieved when the person is given antibodies mad by another. passive immunity
group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis compliment proteins
It is antigens that have been altered in order to produce active immunity without causing the disease. vaccine
What are substances that react with a specific antigen? antibodies
What is the eating of pathogens or cellular debris? phagocytes
A foreign substance or antigen that stimulates an allergic reaction? allergen
It is immunity against one’s own tissue. autoimmunity
The body’s response to infection or injury. inflammation
Lymphocytes that engage in antibody-mediated immunity. B Lymphocytes
It is a group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis. complement proteins
They are substances produced by a virus-infected cell. interferons
A type of lymphocyte that engages in cell-mediated immunity. T Lymphocytes

Food allergies and intolerances Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A response to the immune system Allergy
Name of substance causing an immune response Allergen
Ingredient in food which the body mistakes as harmful protein
Disease-fighting antibodies created by immune system Immunoglobulin
Food type that triggers allergic reactions shellfish
Condition that occurs when the body lacks a particular enzyme that is needed for digestion Intolerance
Example of food where lactose causes an intolerance cowsmilk
Shortage of the enzyme ... responsible for lactose digestion Lactase
Skin reaction to milk allergy Eczema
Stomach reaction to milk allergy bloating
Nose reaction to milk allergy Sneezing
Milk sugar Lactose
Symptom of lactose intolerance Flatulence
A milk alternative Coconutmilk
Protein in wheat responsible for allergies Gluten
Respiratory tract reaction to wheat allergy Asthma
Disease caused by an allergy to wheat celiacdisease
Skin reaction to wheat allergy Hives
Wheat alternative Rice