bile duct

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Related to biliary ducts: common bile duct, hepatic bile
  • noun

Synonyms for bile duct

a duct formed by the hepatic and cystic ducts

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2 mm working channel through which diagnostic and therapeutic devices can be used in the biliary ducts.
Damage to the right hepatic artery is often more serious, as it is often the sole supply to the confluence of the right and left hepatic biliary ducts.
The SpyGlass Direct Visualization System is designed to provide direct visualization into the biliary ducts to identify stones and strictures.
Lydia was born with biliary atresia, a congenital condition in which the biliary ducts fail to develop.
After fatty food is eaten, the gallbladder contracts and sends its stored bile into the small intestine by way of the biliary ducts.
interventional pulmonologists, gastroenterologists, and interventional radiologists--for use in the lungs, esophagus, and the biliary ducts of the human body.
4) Less than 60 cases of primary, well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors arising in the biliary ducts have been described in the literature.
MRCP refers to selective fluid-sensitive magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the pancreatic and biliary ducts.
The intrahepatic biliary ducts and the common bile duct (CBD) were dilated with intraluminal echogenic linear tubular structures, which were suggestive of roundworms (Figure 2).
Magnetic resonance imaging of the abdomen performed on November 26, 2002, showed prominence of the intrahepatic biliary ducts.