spleen

(spleen)

An organ that is part of the lymphatic system. The spleen makes lymphocytes, filters the blood, stores blood cells, and destroys old blood cells. It is located on the left side of the abdomen near the stomach.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "spleen"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "bazo"

Órgano que forma parte del sistema linfático. El bazo produce linfocitos, filtra la sangre, almacena las células sanguíneas y destruye las células sanguíneas viejas. Está localizado en el lado izquierdo del abdomen, cerca del estómago.