Lymphatic System
A collection of capillaries is known as a capillary bed.ARTERYComposition/ 2 Functions * O2/Co2* HomeostasisVEINDissolved ...
LYMPHATICS LACTEALS (Villi with fats)2 large VESSELS withVALVES Empty contents into BLOOD SYSTFluid collects in theLymph i...
THORACICDUCTLYMPHVesselsfrom VILLILYMPHNODES*like sieves*Storage of Lymphocytes andPhagocytesLYMPH*Flows towards the due t...
LYMPH NODES SPLEEN THYMUSPART OF BODY’S DEFENCE SYSTEMREMOVAL+ PRODUCTIONCONTROL + PRODUCTION(main centre)
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Lymphatic system mine

  1. 1. Lymphatic System
  2. 2. A collection of capillaries is known as a capillary bed.ARTERYComposition/ 2 Functions * O2/Co2* HomeostasisVEINDissolved food+ O2CO2+ Wasteproducts Slow flow rate= Composition tissue fluid but NO food
  3. 3. LYMPHATICS LACTEALS (Villi with fats)2 large VESSELS withVALVES Empty contents into BLOOD SYSTFluid collects in theLymph is emptied backinto DEOXYGENATEDblood
  4. 4. THORACICDUCTLYMPHVesselsfrom VILLILYMPHNODES*like sieves*Storage of Lymphocytes andPhagocytesLYMPH*Flows towards the due to*contractions of Larger Lymphatics* body muscle contractionperson in bed  Breathing•Returns to Blood : WATER/ BLOOD CELLS/PROTEINS•May transport HARMFUL substances:BACTERIA/VIRUSES/CANCER CELLSFiltered in the LYMPHNODES
  5. 5. LYMPH NODES SPLEEN THYMUSPART OF BODY’S DEFENCE SYSTEMREMOVAL+ PRODUCTIONCONTROL + PRODUCTION(main centre)

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