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Definition of Right Lymphatic Duct and Function
The right lymphatic duct is about a quarter-inch in diameter and two inches long, adjacent to the subclavian vein beneath the clavicle (collarbone).
It empties into the right subclavian vein, delivering lymph to the bloodstream.
For further discussion of blood and lymph structure and function, please see the overview section “The Blood and Lymph.”