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What are disorders of humoral immunity?

What are disorders of humoral immunity?

Antibody deficiency: Humoral immunity refers to the arm of the immune system that makes antibodies. Deficiencies of humoral immunity include common variable immunodeficiency, IgA deficiency, agammaglobulinema, and others. These are the most common immunodeficiencies we see. Symptoms typically include susceptibility to bacterial respiratory infections, but immunity to viruses is usually ok. See an immunologist for info. ...Read more

Immunity (Definition)

In medicine, having an immunity to certain disease is to mean you are protected from getting it. For example: flu vaccination trigers the body to develop the immunity(antibody)/protection so that it won't get the flu. The idea is similar to the law: to provide immunity to someone is to protect that person from potential physical harm by other(s). Have ...Read more


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Is aloe herb toxic when taken orally?I use to take it and it has high potential in immunity increase against malaria

Is aloe herb toxic when taken orally?I use to take it and it has high potential in immunity  increase against malaria

NO- VERY HEALTHY!: There is evidence supporting a wide range of benefits of drinking aloe vera- if it was a drug it would be hailed as a miracle drug! aloe can boost immunity, reduce inflammation, treat diabetes, lower cholesterol, treat ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome & colitis, kill cancer cells, treat heartburn, thin blood, lower blood pressure etc. For more info & references see http://www.Naturalnews.Com/021858.Html. ...Read more

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Doc thinks I have gall bladder prblm but no stones . possible ? Baby 4 mnths ago waiting for further evaluation in a wk. life threatening ?Can I wait

Doc thinks I have gall bladder prblm but  no stones . possible ? Baby 4 mnths ago waiting for further evaluation in a wk. life threatening ?Can I wait

Gal bladder disease: In most cases gall bladder disease is not a medical emergency unless it is infected or there is a stone trapped in the common bile duct. Otherwise it should be ok to wait ...Read more

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What are disorders of humoral immunity?

Antibody deficiency: Humoral immunity refers to the arm of the immune system that makes antibodies. Deficiencies of humoral immunity include common variable immunodeficiency, IgA deficiency, agammaglobulinema, and others. These are the most common immunodeficiencies we see. Symptoms typically include susceptibility to bacterial respiratory infections, but immunity to viruses is usually ok. See an immunologist for info. ...Read more

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When does acquired immunity occur?

When does acquired immunity occur?

Mainly after birth: As soon as we get exposed to external proteins, immune system continues to develop and form antibodies of its own ...Read more

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What is the difference between natural and acquired immunity?

What is the difference between natural and acquired immunity?

Immunity: There are two immune systems inside of our body. The one always standing on guard (cell mediated) that is comprised of white blood cells, etc... And the acquired immune system that is directed by B/T cells and multitudes of other cells in the process of later response to infection ...Read more

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What does having no immunity mean?

You can develop: illnesses easily from germs - even those that don't normally cause illnesses in people. ...Read more

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What is natural production of immunity?

Immunity comes...: ....About naturally when your body is exposed to something foreign to it (like a bacteria, or a virus, or a fungus), and you develop antibodies which your body uses to destroy what your immune system regards as a foreign invader. For example: you are infected with measles. Your body sees the measles virus is foreign and kills it. You are then immune, and that immunity was developed naturally. ...Read more