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lymphatic system and lupus

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Lymph nodes: Latin lympha "water goddess" - lymph is essentially recycled blood plasma. The lymphatic system returns the interstitial fluid to the thoracic duct an ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Tissue swelling: Latin lympha "water goddess" - lymph is essentially recycled blood plasma. The lymphatic system returns the interstitial fluid to the thoracic duct an ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Lymphatics: Read this: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/lymphatic_system.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Many: Diseases related to the lymphatic system include lymphadenopathy (enlarged lymph nodes for various reasons), lymphoma, lymphatic filariasis, and lymph ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Lymphatic system: The lymphatic system is part of the circulatory system, comprising a network of conduits called lymphatic vessels that carry a clear fluid called lymp ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Lymphatics: read this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphatic_system
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Lymphatics: read this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphatic_system
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience Cardiology
Immunity!: Lymphatic system is a part of the immune system. It includes lymphoid system. Tonsils, thymus, spleen and bone marrow are included in it!
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
The meaning?: It means, "let's drain excess fluid and fight infections.".
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Spleen & LNs: Spleen and lymph nodes. Fights infection and removes senescent blood cells.

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