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glossary:lymph_duct [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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|+||====== Lymph duct ======|
|+||Either of the two terminal lymph vessels that convey lymph to the [[bloodstream]]: right and left|
|+||===== Right lymphatic duct =====|
|+||One of the two terminal lymphatic vessels, formed by the union of the right jugular [[lymphatic vessel]] and vessels from the [[:lymph nodes]] of the right upper extremity, thoracic wall, and both lungs; lying on the right side of the root of the neck and emptying into the right brachiocephalic vein. Also called right [[thoracic duct]].|