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Glossary of Anatomy and Physiology Ch 10-12

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CHORDAE TENIDINEAE
CONNECTS THE POINTED ENDS OF THE FLAPS OR CUSPS TO THE PAPILLARY MUSCLES IN THE VALVES
SUBCLAVIAN TRUNK
DRAINS LYMPH FROM THE UPPER EXTREMITIES
PROTHROMBIN
PLASMA PROTEIN PRODUCED BY THE LIVER THAT IS INVOLVED IN BLOOD CLOTTING
XENOGRAFTS
TISSUE GRAFTS HARVESTED FROM A DIFFERENT ANIMAL SPECIES
CEPHALIC
PROVIDES FOR THE SUPERFICIAL DRAINAGE OF THE LATERAL ASPECT OF THE ARM AND EMPTIES INTO THE AXILLARY VEIN
ALLOGRAFTS
TISSUE GRAFTS TAKEN FROM AN UNRELATED PERSON
ISOGRAFTS
TISSUE GRAFTS DONATED BY A GENETICALLY IDENTICAL PERSON
AUTOGRAFTS
TISSUE GRAFTS TRANSPLANTED FROM ONE SITE TO ANOTHER IN THE SAME PERSON
PRECIPITATION
CROSS-LINKING REACTION INVOLVES SOLUABLE ANTIGENIC MOLECULES BECOME INSOLUABLE AND SETTLE OUT
NEUTRALIZATION
WHEN ANTIBODIES BIND TO SPECIFIC SITES ON BACTERIAL EXOTOXINS OR ON VIRUSES THAT CAN CAUSE INJURY
PASSIVE IMMUNITY
ANTIBODIES ARE OBTAINED FROM THE SERUM OF AN IMMUNE HUMAN OR ANIMAL DONOR
IMMUNOCOMPENT
CAPABLE OF RESPONDING TO A SPECIFIC ANTIGEN BY BINDING TO IT
MEMORY CELLS
CAPABLE OF RESPONDING TO THE SAME ANTIGEN AT LATER MEETING WITH IT
T LYMPHOCYTES
NON-ANTIBODY PRODUCING LYMPHOCYTES THAT CONSTITUTE THE CELL-MEDIATED ARM OF IMMUNITY
B LYMPHOCYTES
PRODUCE ANITBODIES AND OVER SEE HUMORAL IMMUNITY

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