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Chapter 9 Study Guid

The Lymph System is responsible for... Cleansing the cellular environment, Returning proteins and tissue fluids to the blood, Providing a pathway for the absorption of fats and fat-soluble vitamins into the bloodstream, Defending the body against disease.
The Immune system is responsible for... Defending the body against disease via the immune response.
The Blood is responsible for... Transportation of gases, chemical substances, and cells that defend the body; Regulation of the body's fluid and electrolyte balance, acid-base balance, and body temperature.
The Blood is also responsible for... Protection of the body from infection; Protection of the body from loss of blood by the action of clotting.
What are the 3 solid portions that make up blood? Erythrocytes (RBC), Leukocytes (WBC), Thrombocytes (Clotting cells, Cell fragments, or Platelets)
What do the Lymphocytes do? key in the immune response, which involves the "recognition" of dangerous, foreign (viral) substances, and the manufacture of their neutralizers.
What is Plasma composed of?
Created by: kellso