lymph spaces

lymph spaces
лимфатические пространства

Англо-русский медицинский словарь. 2012.

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  • lymph cavities — the larger lymph spaces and cisterns of the body …   Medical dictionary

  • Lymph — is the fluid that is formed as the interstitial fluid enters the lymph vessels by filtration. The lymph then travels to at least one lymph node before emptying ultimately into the right or the left subclavian vein, where it mixes back with blood …   Wikipedia

  • Lymph capillary — Lymph capillaries or lymphatic capillaries are tiny thin walled blood vessels that are closed at one end and are located in the spaces between cells throughout the body, except in the central nervous system, and in non vascular tissues. The main… …   Wikipedia

  • lymph — [limf] n. [L lympha, spring water, altered (infl. by Gr nymphē: see NYMPH) < OL limpa, lumpa, orig. < ? Gr nymphē] 1. Archaic a spring of clear water 2. a clear, yellowish fluid resembling blood plasma, found in intercellular spaces and in… …   English World dictionary

  • lymph node — One of numerous round, oval, or bean shaped bodies located along the course of lymphatic vessels, varying greatly in size (1–25 mm in diameter) and usually presenting a depressed area, the hilum, on one side through which blood vessel s enter and …   Medical dictionary

  • Lymph — An almost colorless fluid that travels through vessels called lymphatics in the lymphatic system and carries cells that help fight infection and disease. * * * A clear, transparent, sometimes faintly yellow and slightly opalescent fluid that is… …   Medical dictionary

  • Lymph node capsule — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 175 GrayPage = 688 Caption = Capsule is #1 Caption2 = Schematic of lymph node showing lymph sinuses. (Capsule labeled at center left.) Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph =… …   Wikipedia

  • Lymph node — A Lymph node (] MedullaThere are two named structures in the medulla: * The medullary cords are cords of lymphatic tissue, and include plasma cells and B cells * The medullary sinuses (or sinusoids ) are vessel like spaces separating the… …   Wikipedia

  • Lymph vessel — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Lymph capillaries in the tissue spaces. Caption2 = The thoracic duct and right lymphatic duct. System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = DorlandsSuf = In anatomy,… …   Wikipedia

  • lymph sinuses — lymphatic sinuses irregular tortuous spaces within lymph nodes through which a continuous stream of lymph passes to enter the efferent lymphatic vessels. See also cortical s s, marginal s s, and medullary s s …   Medical dictionary

  • lymph — noun Etymology: Latin lympha, water goddess, water, perhaps modification of Greek nymphē nymph more at nuptial Date: circa 1673 1. archaic the sap of plants 2. [New Latin lympha, from Latin, water] a usually clear coagulable fluid that passes… …   New Collegiate Dictionary