The lymphatic system is a component of the vascular system and has a significant role in immune system. Its main function includes removal of tissue interstitial fluids, transport of white blood cells, as well as antigen-presenting cells.
Lymph is the fluid used in the lymphatic system. It is a clear fluid that is discharged into the blood It is used to recover the lost fluid and blood proteins and return it to the blood.
A. returns fluid through vessels that connect to the aorta
B. forms at the rate of 2-3 liters per day
C. is mainly water and is free of proteins
D. flows through the venous network of vessels from the periphery
E. is propelled by gravity
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