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Infectious Diseases

Immune System

11/07/2003

Question:

What body parts are identified with the immune system?

Answer:

Body parts that can be identified as parts of the immune system include the skin, bone marrow (where cells of the immune system originate), lung, liver, spleen, thymus, and lymph nodes. That`s the simple answer to the question. If you need more, let me know. 

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Response by:

Simon L Newman, PhD Simon L Newman, PhD
Professor of Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati