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lymphatic system

Michael Kent

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198568506
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727788
lymphatic system

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A system of blind-ending vessels that drain excess fluid from the extracellular spaces. The lymphatic system contains lymph nodes, and

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Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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