5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Lymph Sinuses
- Medullary Cords
- Right Lymphatic Duct
- a extend from the cortex and contain B cells, T cells, and plasma cells
- b swelling (usually in the legs) caused by lymph accumulating in the tissues
- c receives lymph from the right upper part of the body
- d This is the name for fluid once it has entered the lymphatics. ("Clear Water")
- e Spaces between these groups of lymphatic tissues. These spaces contain a network of fibers and the macrophage cells.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system
- Vessels that bring lymph draining from connective tissue into a lymph node en route to the blood.
- chronic abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes (usually associated with disease)
- These form parts of the lymphatic organs and tissues. (example: Spleen, Thymus, Tonsils)
- This consists of 3 parts: (1) lymphatic vessls (2) lymph (3) lymph nodes.
5 True/False questions
Appendix → a vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch
Diffuse Lymphatic Tissue → scattered reticular tissue elements and associated lymphocytes; found in about every organ but especially in mucous membrane lining the respiratory and digestive tracts
Plasma Cells → cells that develop from B cells and produce antibodies.
Trabeculae → a sticky, gelatinous substance around the cell wall; allows cells to stick together or to the host cell
Red Pulp → That region of the spleen within PALS; predominant immune cell is the T cell and where primary T cell responses can occur.