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How does the lymphatic system promote disease resistance?

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Dr. Thomas Josa
Allergy and Immunology 39 years experience
Drainage: Lymphatics are necessary for drainage of tissue fluid and are an essential part of the Immune system. It's a way for germs and debris that get carried by the lymphatic fluid to come in contact with and get processed by the immune system along the way in lymph nodes.

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