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Lymphatic system

Lymphatic system

(Science: anatomy) The tissues and organs (including the bone marrow, spleen, thymus and lymph nodes) that produce and store cells that fight infection and the network of vessels that carry lymph.


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Use of diuretics

... -- but they are not the answer. Diuretics affect the kidneys -- not the lymphatic system. They remove fluid from the body and this makes the lymphedema worse. You are right ...

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by alexade
Mon Apr 27, 2009 12:47 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Use of diuretics
Replies: 3
Views: 7873

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... address your adrenal glands. ( the adrenals also regulate the digestive system) These are the things I have found to help with my digestion and bloating. ... me and getting abdominal massage helps the bloating and drains the Lymphatic system. The biggest Lymph Nodes are in the abdominal area. I ...

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by heatherholly
Fri Apr 18, 2008 7:47 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 452
Views: 2683365

mammary gland of male in mammals

... the clasic example of a vestigial organ in humans. It has a role in the lymphatic system, but it is a minor one

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by MrMistery
Sat Oct 20, 2007 3:54 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: mammary gland of male in mammals
Replies: 18
Views: 17567

Question on circulatory and cardiovascular system

According to me (based on references): Circulatory system/transportation system: 1. Cardiovascular system 2. Lymphatic system Cardiovascular system: 1. Pulmonary circulation: heart - pulmo - heart 2. Coronary ...

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by Dr.Stein
Wed Apr 18, 2007 9:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Question on circulatory and cardiovascular system
Replies: 5
Views: 8795

Question on circulatory and cardiovascular system

Some people say circulatory system is the same to cardiovascular system but I am not agree, because there is another circulatory system, which we cannot ignore it because it is very important i.e. Lymphatic System. Its circulatory process is called as "surveillance" or patrol ...

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Question on circulatory and cardiovascular system
Replies: 5
Views: 8795
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