Explain the anatomical location and physiological function of the thymus and spleen.

Step 1: Compare and contrast the functions of the spleen and thymus.

In a one to two page paper, include the following information:

  • Explain the anatomical location and physiological function of the thymus and spleen.
  • Discuss a condition in which removal of the spleen may be beneficial.
  • Include any warning signs or symptoms that may help you draw these conclusions

Assignment Expectations for Grading:  

1. Demonstration of critical thinking, scholarship, and ability to connect and apply the material 

2. Comprehensiveness and completeness of your responses 

3. Adherence to the written instructions 

4. Spelling and grammar

5. Provide 3-5 APA Style References to support your paper.