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lymph vessel

n.
A lymphatic vessel.

Patient discussion about lymph vessel

Q. I have all but one of the symptoms on the list of symptoms for lymphatic cancer. Could this be it? My dad coincediencely has the same but one symptoms makes no sense?

A. Here's a video I found about lymphoma that can give more information about the subject matter.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cdl2JhhTfYc

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Spaces with asterisks (*) denote dilation by lymph fluid, which is most prominent in the septum and only minorly present in the pleura, emphasizing that the lymph vessels running toward the hilum are compressed during clamping (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnifications X1.
The anti-fibrinolytic action of LILT on the associated tissue fibrosis of chronic lymphoedema via improved immune response and Phagocyte activity (Casley Smith-Smith and Casley-Smith 1986) mean that the affected ECM is now capable of facilitating migration of endothelial lymph cells and re-canalisation of lymph vessels (Clodius 1977).
Ever larger lymph channels, or collecting lymphatics, route lymph eventually to the largest lymph vessels, the right lymphatic duct and the thoracic duct.
In contrast with the first round of scans, the researchers saw blood vessels in the dura but no lymph vessels regardless of how they tuned the scanner, confirming their suspicions.
In one study, they could watch individual valves within the lymph vessels open and close to control the flow of fluid in a single direction.
He also talked about safe control of lymph vessels and preserving the spinal accessory nerve.
In intestinal lymphangiectasia there is dilatation of the lymph vessels present in the small intestine.
However, serious problems can develop, like dengue hemorrhagic fever which is characterized by high fever, damage to blood and lymph vessels, bleeding from nose and gums, enlargement of liver and failure of circulatory system.
HL mostly spreads through lymph vessels to other lymph nodes, and in advanced stages can even invade the bloodstream and spread to other organs including the liver, lungs, and bone marrow.
3] Adult parasite live in lymph vessels and many times causes acute, chronic inflammatory reaction and obstruction leading to lymphoedema, lymphangiovarix.