CHAPTE,R 22: THF' LYIVIPHATIC SYSTEM
A. Lymphatic Function
1. Returns excess fluid and proteins to the blood from the spaces around the cells.
2. Plays a major role in the transport of lats fiom the tissues surrounding the small
Chapter Practice Test
This activity contains 50 questions.
Which of the following is not a function of the urinary system?
homeostatic regulation of the volume and solute concentration of blood plasma
removal of organic waste products from body fluids
The major components of the lymphatic system are:
Lumph: Takes lymphocytes + antibodies from lymph node to
Lymph Vessles: Transport
1. Bicarbonate (
HC O3 -) levels are controlled by the kidney.
2. Arterial carbon dioxide levels (
PaC O2 ) are controlled by the lung.
3. Metabolic acidosis takes place when an increase in acid load exhausts the bicarbonate
available for buffering and th