Stimulation of lymphatic transport

Many substances given by mouth increase the flow of lymph e.g. olive oil and corn oil3-5. In rats, lymph flow is enhanced after intragastric administration of substances such as water, 0.9% sodium chloride, 10% serum albumin or 10% glucose6. Of these, sodium chloride is a particularly potent lymphagogue, and some workers use an intragastric infusion of this solution to maintain a good mesenteric lymph flow in a period immediately after creating a lymph fistula.

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