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1

What forms the red pulp parenchyma of the spleen

Billroth cords

2

The Billroth cords of the spleen contain

-various blood cells, plasma cells, and antigen presenting cells

3

The Billroth cords in the spleen have terminal capillaries that open

directly into substance of cords (open circulation)

4

macrophages in the billroth cords of the spleen function

destroy worn-out or defective red blood cells

5

Where are the cords of Billroth found

in the spleen

6

Carbohydrate digestion begins in the

Mouth

7

The maturation of B cells involves the appearance of certain cell surface receptors

- IgM and IgD
- MHC class II proteins
- Complement receptors
- Ig Fc receptors