5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Red Pulp
- Lymphoid Tissue
- Tonsillar Crypts
- Right Lymphatic Duct
- Thoracic Duct
- a the major duct of the lymphatic system
- b receives lymph from the right upper part of the body
- c An important component of the immune system, mainly because 1) houses and provides a proliferation site for lymphocytes and 2) furnishes an ideal surveillence vantage point for lymphocytes and macrophages.
- d portion of tonsils that trap and destroy bacteria and particulate matter.
- e consists of reticular cells and fibers(cords of Billroth), surrounds the splenic sinuses
5 Multiple choice questions
- the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
- These are a pair of lymphoid organs which lie just behind the openings of the pharyngotympanic tubes into the pharynx; they 'are hidden'
- connective tissue strands that extend in to divide the node into compartments
- Found within the lymph nodes, they are phagocytes that destroy bacteria, cancer cells, and other foreign matter in the lymphatic stream.
- swelling (usually in the legs) caused by lymph accumulating in the tissues
5 True/False questions
Lymph Nodes → These form parts of the lymphatic organs and tissues. (example: Spleen, Thymus, Tonsils)
Chyle → a ductless glandular organ at the base of the neck that produces lymphocytes and aids in producing immunity
Dendritic Cells → specialized white blood cells that patrol the body searching for antigens that produce infections
Efferent Lymphatic Vessels → Vessels that bring lymph draining from connective tissue into a lymph node en route to the blood.
Lymphatics → This is the system of drainage vessels that collect interstitial fluid and returns it to the bloodstream. (AKA- Lymphatic Vessels)