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 +====== Lymph duct ======
 +Either of the two terminal lymph vessels that convey lymph to the [[bloodstream]]:​ right and left
  
 +===== Right lymphatic duct =====
 +One of the two terminal lymphatic vessels, formed by the union of the right jugular [[lymphatic vessel]] and vessels from the [[:lymph nodes]] of the right upper extremity, thoracic wall, and both lungs; lying on the right side of the root of the neck and emptying into the right brachiocephalic vein. Also called right [[thoracic duct]].
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