Explain the function of lymph nodes and their basic structure and location.

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Explain the function of lymph nodes and their basic structure and location.

Lymphatic system:

This system of organs functions for transport of lymphatic fluids throughout the body. It is also important in maintaining fluid balance and absorption of fats and fat-soluble vitamins.

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Lymph nodes or lymph glands are bean-shaped glands located throughout the body such as neck, armpits, groin, around the gut and in between lungs. ...

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Lymph Nodes: Anatomy & Location

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Chapter 6 / Lesson 24
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This lesson will help you understand the anatomy and function of lymph nodes, and you will learn where lymph nodes are located in your body. A quiz at the end of the lesson will test your knowledge.


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