Anatomy & Physiology Question #12
The nurse is caring for a patient that has rhinitis. Which lymphoid organ should the nurse identify that is associated with mucus?
The correct answer is C. The lymphoid organs include the thymus, spleen, bone marrow, lymph nodes, and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, and urogenital tracts. The pancreas and liver are not lymphoid organs.