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Synonyms for lymphatic system

the interconnected system of spaces and vessels between body tissues and organs by which lymph circulates throughout the body

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This results in an imbalance between capillary filtration and the ability of the lymph system to drain excess fluid (Francis, 2013).
This is the oldest trick in the book, but gently stroking and rubbing the area of discomfort will stimulate the circulation of the lymph system, which will decrease the inflammation.
The focal infection serves as a direct source of bacteria from the underlying infection through the bloodstream and lymph system to spread systemically to all tissues in the body.
has published The Secret of Cancer & AIDS: Immunological tolerance in the lymph system by Jason Mc Kenna.
The process stimulates the lymph system, decreases inflammation, and creates an overall feeling of vitality.
If it is not treated early, melanoma can spread to other parts of your body, through blood or the lymph system, where it may grow and form secondary tumours.
The second theory is that lymph tissues are deposited in the wrong area during embryogenesis and subsequently fail to join the normal lymph system.
Radiation therapy in these areas damages both DNA and the physical structure of the lymph system.
It was named after Thomas Hodgkin, who first described abnormalities in the lymph system in 1832 [10].
Life's demands can make it hard for us to kick start our body, so detox supplements are great way to stimulate your lymph system and metabolism," says Noella Gabriel, Elemis director of product and treatment development.
Mine was poorly differentiated and had metastasized to several places, and hers was moderately differentiated with mets to the lymph system.
Usually after a few minutes of being vertical the lymph system starts to drain the face.
Another study published last year in the American Journal of Epidemiology found that the risk of blood and lymph system cancers was lower among people who drank five or more cups of green tea daily than people who drank one or fewer cups per day.
Psychologist and life coach Deb LeClair on how not to get the flu: There is more you can do on the side of prevention that extends past just washing your hand: 1)Move the body to help the lymph system, and exercise (in moderation) releases endorphins, which helps counter stress hormones which can in itself lower the body's immunity.
Lymphoma is a cancer that starts in the lymph system, the disease-fighting network of the body.