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Is the lymphatic system one and the same as the immune system?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Not quite

Lymphatic system is geared towards removing excess fluid from the tissues, even though it traverses the lymph nodes.
Immune system includes, bone marrow, lymph glands, spleen, liver and mucosa associated lymphoid tissue in lung and intestine, tonsils, adenoids etc.

In brief: Not quite

Lymphatic system is geared towards removing excess fluid from the tissues, even though it traverses the lymph nodes.
Immune system includes, bone marrow, lymph glands, spleen, liver and mucosa associated lymphoid tissue in lung and intestine, tonsils, adenoids etc.
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