lymphatic vessels


a: Lymphatic vessels ~
b: small veins


"Lymph nodes are small, bean-shaped collections of immune system cells (cells that are important in fighting infections) that are connected by lymphatic vessels. Lymphatic vessels are like small veins, except that they carry a clear fluid called lymph (instead of blood) away from the breast. Lymph contains tissue fluid and waste products, as well as immune system cells. "

Writer: Not Stated
Date: Dec 16 2014 4:59 PM

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