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lymphaden/o is a combining form that refers to the “lymph gland (lymph node)”.

A lymph gland (also called a lymph node) is a small bean-shaped structure that forms part of the body’s immune system. As part of the lymphatic system, the lymph glands filter substances that travel through lymphatic fluid. They also contain lymphocytes, which help the body fight infection and disease.