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Flashcards in Lymph and Interstitial fluid Deck (7)
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1

Interstitial fluid fills ____________ between cells

spaces

2

Source
a. Formed from blood ______________ water leaking from capillaries

plasma

3

Also formed by small amounts of protein and other molecules that __________ from capillaries

leak

4

Lymph is the fluid found in _________________ vessels

lymphatic

5

Lymph is formed by interstitial fluid mixing with protein after entering the lymphatic _________________________

capillaries

6

Composition
a. __________
b. _______________
c. _______ and other substances

water
protein
fat

7

Both fluids resemble __________________________ in composition

blood plasma