A patient had a hypersensitivity reaction involving the formation of antibodies against tissue-specific antigen. Which type of hypersensitivity reaction did the patient experience?
A patient has a hypersensitivity reaction mediated by Tc cells. A nurse recalls this type of hypersensitivity reaction is called:
When a person has an allergic reaction to a bee sting, which type of hypersensitivity response is occurring?
A nurse is discussing the formation of antigen-antibody (immune) complexes that get deposited on vessel walls or in extravascular tissue. Which hypersensitivity reaction is the nurse describing?
A patient has a positive tuberculin skin test for detecting the presence of tuberculosis. A nurse realizes the patient experienced which type of hypersensitivity reaction?
A nurse is teaching about hypersensitivity reactions. Which information should the nurse include? _____________ are stimulated to release histamine by the presence of antibodies in a type I hypersensitivity reaction