5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Lingual Tonsils
- B Lymphocytes
- Afferent Lymphatic Vessels
- Thoracic Duct
- a Collection of lymphoid follicles on the base, posterior, or pharyngeal portion of the dorsum of the tongue.
- b Vessels that bring lymph draining from connective tissue into a lymph node en route to the blood.
- c form in the bone marrow and release antibodies that fight bacterial infections.
- d the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
- e the major duct of the lymphatic system
5 Multiple choice questions
- a vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch
- This is the name for fluid once it has entered the lymphatics. ("Clear Water")
- portion of tonsils that trap and destroy bacteria and particulate matter.
- a sticky, gelatinous substance around the cell wall; allows cells to stick together or to the host cell
- specialized white blood cells that patrol the body searching for antigens that produce infections
5 True/False questions
Splenic Cords → network of reticular cells which produce reticular fibers; spaces between fibers are occuplied by macrophages and blood cells that have come from the capillaries
Pharyngeal Tonsils → Collection of lymphoid follicles on the base, posterior, or pharyngeal portion of the dorsum of the tongue.
Stroma → the supporting tissue of an organ (as opposed to parenchyma)
Hodgkin's Disease → Lymphoid follicles situated along the wall of the small intestine that trap antigens from the gastrointestinal tract and provide sites where B and T cells can interact with antigen
Red Pulp → consists of reticular cells and fibers(cords of Billroth), surrounds the splenic sinuses