Lymphatic Sentence Examples
The lymphatic glands are hardly affected.
Nearly all the lymphatic glands in the body are involved, and have a characteristic appearance.
In other cases very serious disorders of the lymphatic system are brought about, of which the most marked is perhaps Elephantiasis.
This state of affairs has no antecedent improbability about it, since in the Vertebrata the coelom is unquestionably confluent with the haemal system through the lymphatic vessels.
In post-mortem examination, the most obvious pathological lesion is hypertrophy of the spleen, which may be very pronounced; the lymphatic glands in the neck, inguinal region, &c., are also often greatly swollen.Advertisement
The substance follows the pathway of the lymphatic drainage.
From the fact that bacilli are hardly ever found in the blood of bubonic cases it may be inferred that they are arrested by the lymphatic glands next above the seat of inoculation, and that the fight - which is the illness - takes place largely in the bubo; in non-bubonic cases they are not so arrested, and the fight takes place in the general circulatory system, or in the lungs.
Nearly all the lymphatic glands in the body are a little swollen, but the lymphatic vessels show little or no change.
Blood disorders such as leukemia and lymphatic conditions such as Hodgkin's disease may sometimes cause itching as well.
The lymphatic system also participates in the transport of fluids, fats, proteins, and other substances throughout the body.Advertisement
The extensive network of lymphatic vessels throughout the body and their relation to the lymph nodes helps to explain why bacterial infection of the nodes can spread rapidly to or from other parts of the body.
Infection with these worms is called " lymphatic filariasis " and over a long period of time can cause elephantiasis.
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Accordingly, obvious lymphatic and nervous tissue were not included in the definition of SBO.
Running within the lymphatic system are small tubes called lymphatic vessels.Advertisement
Tony treated her with full body lymphatic drainage massage and she left the clinic feeling much better.
Predisposition to motor neuron degeneration because of the glial, vascular, and lymphatic changes caused by poliovirus.
They include the thymus, the bone marrow and the lymph nodes (see ' lymphatic system ' ).
The peritoneum is no longer regarded with awe as inviolable; by modern methods, if not as manageable as other lymphatic sacs, it is at any rate accessible enough without considerable risk to life.
The waters are used in cases of lymphatic affections, scrofula, rheumatism, wounds, &c. The principal buildings are a church of the 12th century, the state bathing-establishment and the military hospital; there are also the remains of a castle.Advertisement
They include the thymus, the bone marrow and the lymph nodes (see ' lymphatic system ').
The lymphatic system is made up of lymph nodes and lymph vessels.
The virus is ingested by eating contaminated feces and soil, leading to a rapid build up of the virus in the dog's lymphatic system.
Since cancer usually spreads via the lymphatic system, adjoining lymph nodes are sometimes removed as well.
Surgery is not a typical treatment for leukemia or lymphoma, which arise in the circulatory system and lymphatic systems that extend throughout the body.Advertisement
Having a history of diseases that damage the bone marrow, such as aplastic anemia, or a history of cancers of the lymphatic system puts people at a high risk for developing acute leukemias.
The infection spreads to the lymphatic system, respiratory system, liver, spleen, and throat.
There are no apparent inheritance patterns in these diseases with the exception of a form involving the lymphatic system.
Lymphoma-A diverse group of cancers of the lymphatic system characterized by abnormal growth of lymphatic cells.
Endocrine-Refers to glands that secrete hormones circulated in the bloodstream or lymphatic system.
Effusion is the collection of fluid that escapes from blood vessels or the lymphatic system.
Lymphadenitis is sometimes accompanied by lymphangitis, which is the inflammation of the lymphatic vessels that connect the lymph nodes.
The lymphatic system is a network of vessels (channels), nodes (glands), and organs.
If the lymphatic vessels are also infected, in a condition referred to as lymphangitis, there will be red streaks extending from the wound in the direction of the lymph nodes, throbbing pain, and high fever and/or chills.
Lymph nodes-Small, bean-shaped collections of tissue located throughout the lymphatic system.
Calendula (Calendula officinalis) and cleavers (Galium aparine) target the lymphatic system, while echinacea (Echinacea spp.) and astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus)stimulate the immune system.
This defect is thought to be a result of an obstructed lymphatic system compressing the aorta during fetal development.
These features appear to be due to obstruction of the lymphatic system during fetal development.
Thymus gland-An endocrine gland located in the upper chest just below the neck that functions as part of the lymphatic system.
Since the lymphatic system of the newborn is not well developed, follicles will not usually be present, and the lymph nodes will not be enlarged, but the eye of the neonate with chlamydia will be red and inflamed.
Endocrine system-A group of ductless glands and parts of glands that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream or lymphatic system to control metabolic activity.
The mesoderm develops into muscles, bones, heart tissue, lungs, reproductive organs, lymphatic tissue, and other tissues.
Lymphadenopathy-A disorder characterized by local or generalized enlargement of the lymph nodes or lymphatic vessels.
Angioma-A tumor (such as a hemangioma or lymphangioma) that mainly consists of blood vessels or lymphatic vessels.
These techniques affect the muscular, skeletal, circulatory, lymphatic, nervous, and other systems of the body.
Dermis-The basal layer of skin; it contains blood and lymphatic vessels, nerves, glands, and hair follicles.
Lymphatic vessels-Part of the lymphatic system, these vessels connect lymph capillaries with the lymph nodes.
Normally the thymus gland is located below the thyroid gland in the neck and front of the chest and is the primary gland of the lymphatic system, which is necessary for normal functioning of the immune system.
They circulate through various organs in the lymphatic system as the fetus develops.
The lymphatic system is a key participant in the body's immune actions.
Lymph nodes occur along the course of the lymphatic vessels and filter lymph fluid before it returns to the bloodstream.
These organisms can produce such complications as septic arthritis, tenosynovitis, meningitis, and infections of the lymphatic system.
The lymphatic system is detoxified not only by the poses, but also through extensive sweating.
Exercise stimulates the metabolism and also the flow of lymphatic fluid responsible for the movement of many toxins.
There have been anecdotal reports that rebounding improves the lymphatic system, but these reports have not been supported by peer-reviewed research.
A characteristic feature of cancer is the carrying of the epithelial cells (which are the essential element of the growth) to the nearest lymphatic glands, and in cancer of the stomach the secondary implication of the glands may cause the formation of large masses between the stomach and the liver, which may press upon the large veins and give rise to dropsy.
The invasion of the lymphatic glands and the spreading of the growth into neighbouring organs, render the successful operative treatment of gastric cancer hazardous and disappointing.
In the vast majority of cases the bacilli are in the lymphatic or the circulatory system, and aerial convection, even for a short distance, seems highly improbable.
In medical science, the term "malignant" is applied to a particularly virulent or dangerous form which a disease may take, or to a tumour or growth of rapid growth, extension to the lymphatic glands, and recurrence after operation.
Cellulitis can spread in the skin and involve the lymphatic system causing lymphangitis.
This anti-inflammatory herb is believed to support the lymphatic system.