We looked at the various components of
the lymphatic system, the plexuses
vessels, and nodes briefly at the beginning. And
then we had a general overview of these
intestinal lymphatic trunks
and the lumbar trunks.
We talked about them cover [inaudible 0:23:22.960 ]
into form the cisternal chyli
and then passing up through the
diaphragm is the thoracic duct.
Thoracic duct then passing into the venous
system at the juction of the left jugular vein
and the left subclavian vein.
We talked about drainage
of individual organs.
So we have mentioned the coeliac, superior
mesenteric, inferior mesenteric
similar to the arterial distribution. And we
spoke about the inguinal, superficial or deep
iliac, common, external, internal
and lumbar lymph nodes.