Melt

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Melt
Visceral surface of Human Spleen.png
Human Spleen removed frae a cadaver
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Spleen
Details
Precursor Mesenchyme o dorsal mesogastrium
System Immune system (Lymphatic system & Mononuclear phagocyte system)
Artery Splenic artery
Vein Splenic vein
Nerve Splenic plexus
Identifiers
Laitin Lien
Greek splḗn–σπλήν[1]
MeSH A10.549.700
Dorlands
/Elsevier
Spleen
TA A13.2.01.001
FMA FMA:7196
Anatomical terminology

The melt (frae Greek σπλήνsplḗn[1]) is an organ foond in virtually aw vertebrates. Seemilar in structur tae a large lymph node, it acts primarily as a bluid filter.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 σπλήν, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek-English Lexicon, on Perseus Digital Library