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lymph follows venous flow
lymph is pulled from plasma
Lymphatic vessels have these to keep lymph going one direction- valves
Intestinal lymphatic tissue peyers patches
where t cells mature thymus
micro-organisms and invaders in the blood are called pathogens
stores blood in the body, and is located in the upper left quadrant of the stomach spleen
largest percent of blood cells in the body erythrocytes
white blood cells leukocytes
secretes antibodies B cells
proteins produced by B cells that destroy antigens antibodies
white blood cells that destroy debris macrophage
makes clots thrombocytes
axillary, inguinal, popliteal, terminus and cisterna, chyli lymph nodes
liquid connective tissue blood
clear watery fluid that surrounds cells lymph
thrombocytes AKA platelets
gland that provides immune support early in life thymus
these remove and filter pathogens and debris from lymphatic fluid nodes
where ALL lymph nodes drain heart
lymphatic massage starts here tonsils
example of specific immunity vaccinations
lymphocytes are formed in red bone marrow
fluid between tissue cells interstitial
where the largest amount of lymph fluid drains thoracic duct
lymphatic massage strengthens the immune system
white blood cells that filter out old red blood cells macrophages
number of superficial lymph node locations three

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Lymphatic System Vocabulary Crossword

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Result of fluid accumulation in the tissues edema
excess tissue fluid or clear water Lymph
Lymphatic vessels lymphatics
engulf and destroy bacteria, viruses, and other foreign substances in the lymph macrophages
Drains lymph from the majority of the body (except the right arm and right side of the head) thoracic duct
Lymphatic vessels that carry lymph into the lymph node afferent
Lymphatic vessels that carry lymph out of the lymph node efferent
small masses of lymphoid tissue around the pharynx tonsils
tubelike offshoot of the first part of the large intestine appendix
Outer part of the node containing follicles cortex
Soft blood rich organ that filters the blood Spleen
Specific resistance to a disease Immunity
Disease causing microorganisms pathogens
Bacteria-killing enzyme lysozyme
inflamatory chemical histamine
Phenomenon when cells follow a chemical gradient chemotaxis
Small, secretory proteins that defend cells interferons
immunity provided by antibodies in the humors of the body humoral
Chemicals secreted by WBC's and macrophages exposed to foreign cells or substances in the body pyrogens
Substances capable of mobilizing our immune system and invoking an immune response Antigens

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Lymphatic system Crossword

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mixture of interstitial fluid, solutes, and foreign material Lymph
smallest of the lymph vessels; closed-ended; held in place by anchoring filaments; surrounded by blood capillaries Lymphatic Capillaries
special lymph vessels in the GI tract that pick up dietary lipids in addition to interstitial fluid Lacteals
lymph found in the GI tract Chyle
form from merging lymph capillaries; contain valves in the lumen to prevent pooling Lymphatic Vessels
_____Lymph vessels- these vessels bring lymph to lymph nodes for foreign material examination Afferent
Lymphatic _______- form from merging lymph vessels; drain major body regions (jugular, lumbar etc) Trunks
Lymphatic______-form from lymph trunks; drain lymph back into venous circulation ducts
______ lymph duct- near clavicle; returns lymph to subclavian vein and right internal jugular vein; receives lymph from right head, neck, and limbs Right
duct- largest lymph vessel; near L2 vertebrae; receives lymph from left side of body and all of lower body Thoracic
sac-like structure at base of thoracic duct cisterna chyli
cells found in lymph system and phagocitize foreign Macrophages
______cells- cells that secrete thymic hormones Nurse
large clusters of lymphatic cells and extracellular ct matrix; have crypts that trap foreing material. Tonsils
organ is comprised of two lobes seperated by trabeculae; made of lobules that have outer cortex and inner medulla. Thymus
small round capsules on pathways of lymph vessels; filter antigens from lymph; contains cortex and medulla Lymph nodes
filters blood/antigens Spleen
region of thymus that houses immature t-lymphocytes, nurse cells, and macrophages Thymus cortex
region of thymus that house mature t-lymphocytes and thymic corpuslces. Thymus medulla

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Lymphatic System Crossword

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Malignant tumor of lymph nodes and lymphatic tissue. Lymphoma
Clear fluid that is found in lymph vessels and produced from fluid surrounding cells. Lymph
Disease of lymph nodes (glands). Lymphadenopathy
Dilation of small lymph vessels; often resulting from obstruction in large lymph vessels. Lymphangiectasis
An example of lymphoma. Hodgkin
Inflammatory disease in which small nodules, or tubercles, form in lymph nodes and other organs. Sarcoidosis
X-ray views in the transverse plaine for the diagnosis of abnormalities in lymphoid organs (lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus gland). CTScan
Acute infectious disease with enlargement of lymph nodes and increased numbers of lymphocytes and monocytes in the bloodstream. Mononucleosis
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome AIDS
Human immunodeficiency syndrome HIV
Blood-forming organ in early life; later a storage organ for red blood cells and a source of lyphocytes. Spleen
The ______ gland also produces lymphocytes. Thymus
Lymph originates in the spaces around cells and travels in _____ _______, and xxxxx xxxxx to a large vein in the neck. lymph vessels
Lymph originates in the spaces around cells and travels in xxxxx xxxxxxx, and _____ _____ to a large vein in the neck. lymph nodes
Lymph nodes located in the neck area are called ________ lymph nodes. Cervical
Lymph nodes located in the groin are called ________ lymph nodes. Inguinal
Lymph nodes located in the armpit are called ________ lymph nodes. axillary
Precise blood test to detect antibodies to specific antigens, as in HIV infection. ELISA

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Lymphatic System Crossword

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What is a network of tissues that rids the body of toxins, and waste? Lymphatic system
What is the primary function of the Lymphatic System? Lymph transportation
The lymphatic system primarily consists of what? Lymphatic vessels
What is a fluid containing infection-fighting white blood cells? Lymph
Where is lymph filtered? Lymph nodes
What controls the amount of red blood cells and blood storage in the body, and helps to fight infection Spleen
What are white blood cells that act as defenders against invaders? Lymphocytes
A large cluster of lymphatic cells found in the pharynx? Tonsils
These help destroy infected or cancerous cells? T-Cells
Organ where T-Cells mature? Thymus
What is the most commmon operation perforemed, with a part of the lymphatic system? Tonsillectomies
What direction does Lymph flow? Upward
Who treats diseases and disorders of the lymphatic system? Immunologist
What disease causes the enlargment of lymph nodes? Lymphadenophathy
What is swelling due to lymph node blockage? Lymphedema
Cancer of the Lymph nodes? Lymphoma
Lymphatic vessels are similar to the circulatories? Veins and Cappilaries
How many lymph nodes are in the human body? Hundreds
What are lymph nodes located around? Lungs and Heart
Humans with no spleen are more prone to? Disease
The lymphatic systems and ( ) are two closely related organ systems that share several organs and physiological functions? Immune system
Activated by contact with a pathogen, they form plasma cells that produce antibodies? B-Cells
Lymphocytes that are able to respond to a wide range of pathogens and cancerous cells? Natural killer cells

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Immune System Crossword

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The two lymph nodes located on each side of the back your throat. Tonsils
Lymphatic tissue between the back of the nose and the throat. Adenoids
These are lined by endothelial cells, have a thin layer of smooth muscles, and adventitia. Lymphatic Vessel
A tube-shaped sac attached to and opening into the lower end of the large intestine in humans and some other mammals. Appendix
Spongy tissue inside some of your bones, such as your hip and thigh bones. Bone Marrow
An abdominal organ involved in the production and removal of blood cells in most vertebrates and forming part of the immune system. Spleen
Each of a number of small swellings in the lymphatic system where lymph is filtered and lymphocytes are formed. Lymph Node
A lymphoid organ situated in the neck of vertebrates that produces T cells for the immune system. Thymus
The numerous areas of lymphoid tissue in the wall of the small intestine that are involved in the development of immunity to antigens present there. Peyers Patches
A type of lymphocyte that plays a central role in cell-mediated immunity. T cell
A cell produced through hematopoiesis and found mainly in the blood Blood Cell

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The Lymphatic system and Immunity Crossword

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What is an enlargement of the lymph nodes Lymphadenitis
Mass of lymphatic tissue Spleen
Produce lymphocytes and filter bacteria Tonsils
I am one example of natural immunity Skin
Pathogens or foreign matter Antigen
What way do lymph vessels go? Parallel
In the spleen there are large amounts of what stored RBC
Thymus gland produces what lymphocytes? T-lymphocytes
Immunity is the body ability to ____ pathogens and foregin materials Resist
The spleen forms RBC in the ____ Embryo
The ___ the spleen is located at is in the upper left abdomen Area
What are our soldiers of defense Antibodies
ADI is caused by ____ virus HIV
Who is a lymphatic organs and an endocrine gland Thymus gland

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The Immune and Lymphatic System Crossword

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the (blank) system is a combination of body defences made up of cells, tissues, and organs immune
surrounds and digests foreign organisms, dead cellls, and debris whitebloodcells
tissue fluid that collects debris and is cleaned out later lymph
the (blank) system cleans out the body using lymph and is responsible for creating and transporting leukocytes to the bloodstream lymphatic
cells that respond when your immune system recognizes foreign molecules and memorizes past infections tcells
white blood cells protect the body from (blank) disease
your body builds immunity by being exposed to (blank) pathogens
the immune system's non-specific response to foreign substances inflammation
cells that fight of infection until leukocytes that can destroy it arrive bcells
cells that can release chemicals that traps and kills other pathogens naturalkillercells
what part of the body is responsible for the making of more blood cells redbonemarrow

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The Lymphatic System & Body Defenses Word Search

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inguinal lymph node
cisterna chyli
spleen
thoracic duct
axillary lymph node
thymus gland
red bone marrow
appendix
peyers patch
lymphatic vessels
right lymphatic duct
cervical lymph node
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Lymphatic System Review Crossword

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engulf and destroy bacteria, viruses and other foreign substances macrophages
type of WBC that are located in lymph nodes lymphocytes
2nd Line of Defense nonspecific
found in the walls of small intestines, destroy bacteria peyers patches
highly specific resistance to a disease immunity
anything that can cause a disease pathogen
inflammatory chemical released during an allergic reaction histamine
any substance capable of exciting the immune system antigen
type of immunity acquired when you get a vaccine or a pathogen Active
type of immunity acquired when you get antibodies passive
when tissues are transplanted from a different animal species xenograft
when immune system attacks own body autoimmune
disease in which myelin sheaths of the brain and spinal cord multiple sclerosis
caused by the blockage of lymph vessels by filarial worms elephantiasis
small masses of lymphatic tissue that ring the pharynx tonsils
1st Line of Defense Skin
type of acquired immunity that humans control artificial
abnormal vigorous immune response allergy

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Type of white blood cell Lymphocyte
Is a type of lymphocyte that is processed and produced in the thymus T-cell
Are veins that originate from a set of capillaries and reach the right side of the heart without having to go through a second set of capillaries (3 words) The venous system
Small masses of tissue that filter lymph and are located along lymph vessels Lymph Nodes
A fluid containing infection-fighting white blood cells; lymph vessels carry this throughout the body lymph
Many body tissues would do this if the lymphatic system didn't exist (one word) swell
The most common disease of the lymphatic system lymphadenopathy
Lymph nodes preven germs by detecting these. (one word) germs
The lymphatic system removes and transports fats from this system. (one word) digestive
This is where T-cells mature and become specialized. (two words) The thymus
The largest organ in the lymphatic system. (one word) spleen

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