Why are people with iron overload at increased risk for infections?


#1

a. Excess tissue iron destroys vitamin C
b. Iron-rich blood favors growth of bacteria
c. Iron-rich blood impairs the immune system
d. Excess tissue iron interferes with antibiotic function
e. Iron binds with cells that produce T- and NK-cells, decreasing their production.


#2

ANS: B


#3

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