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Spleen

The spleen is located in the upper left quadrant of the abdomen. It has two main functions acting as part of the immune system and as a filter. There are two distinct components of the spleen, the red pulp and the white pulp. Plays an important role in immune system activities as part of the lymphatic system .

 

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