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1. Spleen (splen)
The largest organ of the lymphatic system in the body, located between the stomach and the diaphragm (the muscle below the lungs which provides the motion for breathing). It destroys old red blood cell s, produces lymphocyte s and plasma cells, and stores blood. It has other unknown functions as well.

2. Spleen
An organ that produces lymphocytes and stores erythrocytes .

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