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lindseynoodle's version from 2015-05-04 02:56

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originates in bone marrowHelper T cells
IgGcrosses placenta; comes from mom (RH response); passive immunity
IgMtransfusion reactions; does NOT cross placenta; 1st immunoglobulin produced
IgAtransmitted via breastmilk; anti-viral protection; local immunity (prevents infection across mucous membranes)
IgEfor allergies
transmitted through (HIV)dirtyneedles, unprotected sex, infected blood transfusion, breastfeeding
western blot test and CD4testing for HIV
is ELISA accurate in infants <18 mos?no
HIV categoriesNABC
what drug for HIV is used in neotnates?ZDV
dosing for HIV is based on?Tanner staging
Steroid use side effects include:moon face, ^ appetite, weight gain, GI upset, infection prone, osteoporosis
SLE S/Sbutterfly rash; discoid rash; photosensitivity
Low salt, low protein dietSLE
killed virus vaccines (NO MMR OR FLU)SLE
Allergic reaction manifestations: HEAR (hives, eczema, asthma, rhinitis)
serious anaphylaxis symptoms:laryngospasm, edema, cyanosis, hypotensive shock, vascular collapse, cardiac arrest
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