Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 5 - Assess - Page 113: 15



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Osmotic pressure is higher than blood pressure at the venous end of the capillary. This causes water and interstitial fluid to be transferred from tissues into the bloodstream, where it is carried back toward the heart through veins.
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