Lymphatic vessel

Lymphatic vessel

(Science: anatomy) vessels that remove cellular waste from the body by filtering through lymph nodes and eventually emptying into the blood system. They are similar to blood vessels but transport lymph fluid. A vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation.Vessels that carry lymph material.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Lymphatic_vessel&oldid=29964"
First | Previous (Lymphatic valvule) | Next (Lymphatic vessels) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.