Which of the following is the BEST example of apoptosis? A. central area of granulomas in tuberculosis B. degranulated mast cells in anaphylactic shock C. endothelial cells in Goodpasture's disease D. infarct myocardial cells E. infected CD4 positive lymphocytes with HIV
infected CD4 positive lymphocytes with HIV
Choose the CORRECT pair: A. atrophy – increased innervation B. dysplasia – human papillomavirus infection C. hyperplasia – postmenopausal breast D. hypertrophy – confined to bed E. metaplasia – vinyl chloride
dysplasia – human papillomavirus infection
Among the following, the best definition of pathogenesis is MOST LIKELY to be the: A. complications associated with a disease process. B. signs and symptoms of disease. C. stepwise mechanistic progression of a disease. D. structural basis for a disease process. E. study of suffering leading to disease.
stepwise mechanistic progression of a disease.
Hyperplasia is defined as:
increase in the number of cells (e.g., regeneration in cutaneous wound healing)
Which type of necrosis is typically found in an infarct?