Chronic Inflammation and Repair Quiz

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What is the definition of chronic inflammation?

Inflammation of prolonged duration

In what ways can chronic inflammation arise?

Both de novo and on top of acute inflammation

What is the main reactive cell in a granuloma?

Activated macrophage

Which type of granuloma is an example of infective granuloma?

Bacterial granuloma

What is the distinct pattern of chronic inflammation in which the chief reactive cell is activated macrophage forming nodular collection called?


What kind of inflammation can't have its cause identified from the inflammatory reaction?

Chronic non-specific inflammation

Which type of repair involves the replacement of damaged tissue by healthy new tissue?

Repair by regeneration

What is the best example of healing by regeneration in humans, according to the text?


Which factor delays wound healing and leads to more granulation tissue and scarring?


How does healing by organization involve replacement of solid non-living material?

With fibrous tissue

What type of wound healing occurs when wound edges cannot be apposed?

Secondary intention

Which cells continuously divide throughout life to replace damaged cells?

Labile cells

Which factor leads to poor wound healing, especially due to its involvement in collagen synthesis?

Vitamin C deficiency

Which type of wound healing occurs with a clean wound, well-apposed edges, and minimal clot formation?

Primary intention

Test your knowledge of chronic inflammation and tissue repair with this quiz. Explore the causes and types of chronic inflammation and its coexistence with tissue injury and repair.

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