Create
Learn
Share

LYMPH DRAINAGE

rename
laracrystalo's version from 2015-06-09 11:56

Section

Question Answer
upper limbaxillary
breastaxillary
small intestinesuperior mesenteric
cecum superior mesenteric
appendix superior mesenteric
ascending colonsuperior mesenteric
descending coloninferior mesenteric
sigmoid coloninferior mesenteric
upper rectum inferior mesenteric
lower rectum internal iliac
anal canal below pectinate line superficial inguinal
testespara aortic and lumbar
scrotum superficial inguinal
thigh (superficial)superficial inguinal
lateral side of dorsum of footpopliteal
thoracic duct locationbetween esophagus and azygous vein
memorize

what are found in these LN structures?

Question Answer
subcapsular sinusmacrophages
outer cortexgerminal center (B cells)
germinal centersame as outer cortex --> B cells!
primary folliclesdense and dormant B cells
secondary folliclesactive and pale B cells
what enlarges in bacterial infection?outer cortex/germinal center
inner cortexparacortex (T cells)
paracortexsame as inner cortex (T cells!)
medullary cordsB cells and mature plasma cells
medullary sinusmacrophages communicates with efferent lymphatics
memorize

Recent badges