Lymphatic & Immune System Pathologies


Lymphatic system is lymph, lymphocytes, lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes. Function is to drain excess interstitial fluid, transport lipids to the blood and carry out immune functions. Some conditions of the lymphatic system are lymphedema and edema, lymphangitis, lymphadenopathy and lymphadenitis. Avoid vigorous massage in affected areas. Elevate affected area. Conditions of the immune system are allergy, chronic fatigue syndrome, AIDS. Reduce treatment time and pressure if necessary. Avoid skin lesions and enlarged lymph nodes.


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