Inflammation- CHF Transudate

A 65-year-old male presents with shortness of breath. He has a history of myocardial infarction a few years ago. The x-ray shows a pleural fluid and is aspirated for examination. The results are positive for a non-inflammatory low protein fluid. Which of the following terms describes this patient’s pleural fluid?

Inflammation- Giant cells origin

A 40-year-old African American female presents to the clinic complaining of cough and fever. Her chest x-ray shows bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy and increased angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) levels. The lymph node biopsy shows granulomas with numerous epithelioid cells and a few multinucleated giant cells. These multinucleated cells are derived from which of the following inflammatory cells?

Inflammation- Intention type

During the healing of a clean, uninfected surgical incision approximated by surgical sutures, which of the following factors determines healing by first or second intention?

Inflammation- Granulation tissue cells

A 26-year male mechanic gets a deep wound while fixing household machinery. A few days later pink, granular tissue is formed and covers the wound surface. Which of the following are the principal cellular components found in the granular tissue?

Inflammation- Myofibroblast contraction

A 30-year-old male sustains a burn injury on his right hand as he spills boiling water. Which of the following cell types mediates contraction of the wound to facilitate healing?

Inflammation- Lung macrophage function

A 75-year-old male who lived in a polluted industrial area dies due to myocardial infarction. An autopsy is conducted and his lungs show occasional deposits of carbon particles. These carbon particles entrapped in the lung were sequestered primarily by which of the following cells?

Inflammation- TB microscopic

An autopsy is conducted on the lungs of a tuberculosis patient who died of respiratory insufficiency. Which of the following microscopic patterns best describes this lesion?

Inflammation- Vasodilatation- swollen redness

A 35-year-old machinist injures his finger while working to fix an electric generator. His finger is now swollen, tender and red. The redness at this site of injury is due to which of the following?

Inflammation- Macrophage function

The chronic inflammatory cell that actively secretes interleukin-1, tumor necrosis factor-α, interferon-α, numerous arachidonic acid derivatives and various enzymes is?