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Shotty Lymph Nodes

Lymph nodes are a group of cells that are enclosed in connective tissue capsules, and are categorized as lymphocytes and macrophages. Lymphocytes manufacture proteins which capture bacteria and foreign bodies, while Macrophages break down the captured matter; together they protect the body by destroying pathogens. They filter lymph fluid too. When the lymph nodes become […]

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Enlarged Lymph Nodes in Chest

Lymph nodes are small glands that are bean shaped and are present throughout the body. They come under the lymphatic system that is responsible for carrying lymph fluids, essential nutrients, as well as the waste material from the body tissues to the bloodstream. This system is one of the most important parts of maintaining body’s […]

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