Paragraphs 7-1 through 7-30.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Describe the structure and classification of
Describe the human immunodeficiency virus
(HIV), its effects upon the immune system, and
laboratory procedures for HIV antibodies and
Describe viral hepatitis, its symptoms, and
causative agents, and immunological markers
for hepatitis. Describe the virus, mode of
transmission, incubation period and infectivity,
and immunological assays for the hepatitis A
virus (HAV), the hepatitis B virus (HBV), the
hepatitis D virus (HDV), and hepatitis non-A,
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises at the end of this lesson. These exercises
will help you to achieve the lesson objectives.