Explain the inflammation response to disease in general and include at least one specific example in the form of a disease or condition that causes an inflammatory response in the body.
Cites - At least 2 websites as resources.
Use critical thinking and substantiate opinions/claims with research
Explain the inflammation response to disease in general.
Describe and/or define inflammation.
Integrate information from internet research.
WebMD provides a lot of information about inflammation. The following link is particularly helpful:
This site defines the general inflammation response to disease in terms of symptoms (the following is taken directly from WebMD):
Symptoms of inflammation include:
* Swollen joint that's warm to the touch
* Joint pain
* Joint stiffness
* Loss of joint function
Often, only a few of these symptoms are present.
The body's inflammation response to disease is explained.