Once interstitial fluid enters lymphatic, it is called what?
What blood vessels receive lymphatic fluid?
Which way does lymph flow?
Towards the heart
Name 3 lymph vessels
Lymphatic Capillaries, Lymphatic collecting vessels, lymphatic trunks andducts
Lymphatic Capillaries are more permeable than blood capillaries. ( T or F)
Name 3 parts of Lymphatic Capillaries
Blind end capillary, filaments anchored to connective tissue, flaplike valve
Name 4 areas lymphatic capillaries are NOT present
Bone marrow, CNS, Teeth and bones
Specialized lymph capillaries present in intestinal mucosa
What absorbs digested fat and delivers fatty lymph (chyle) to the blood?
Lymph is delivered into one of two large ducts, name them.
Right lymphatic duct, left thoracic duct
How is lymph transported?
Skeletal movement, respiration