Lymphatic System and Body Immunity


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Lymphatic System and Body Immunity
1011302 Lymphatic System and Body ImmunityObjective A To describe the functional relationship between the lymphatic system and the cardiovascular system. As the capillaries pass through the tissues, plasma from the blood, along with dissolved nutrients, pass through fenestrations in the capillary walls into the interstitial spaces between the cells. The nutrients are exchanged with the cells of the tissue, and waste products are picked up. Much of this original plasma lo…
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The late Kent M. Van de Graaff; R. Ward Rhees; Sidney L. Palmer: Schaum's Outline of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Fourth Edition. Lymphatic System and Body Immunity, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export