1. Review a textbook section on lymphatic pathways.
2. As a review activity, label figure 48.1.
3. Complete Part A of Laboratory Report 48.
4. Observe the human torso and the anatomical chart of the lymphatic system and locate the following features:
lymphatic vessels lymph nodes lymphatic trunks lumbar trunk intestinal trunk intercostal trunk bronchomediastinal trunk subclavian trunk jugular trunk collecting ducts thoracic (left lymphatic) duct right lymphatic duct internal jugular veins subclavian veins
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