bile duct

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bile duct

[′bīl ‚dəkt]
(anatomy)
Any of the major channels in the liver through which bile flows toward the hepatic duct.
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Abnormal anatomical variations of extra-hepatic biliary tract, and their relation to biliary tract injuries and stones formation.
This is a study of 150 Cases of biliary tract disease diagnosed and treated at KAPV Government Medical College and Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital, Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu for a period of 2 years.
000001, the summary random effects were significant in 35 meta-analyses; 31 of these found increased risk with adiposity of esophageal adenocarcinoma, multiple myeloma, and cancers of the colon, rectum, liver, biliary tract system (cancers of gallbladder, extrahepatic bile duct, and ampulla of Vater), pancreas, postmenopausal breast, endometrium, and kidney.
Although cross-sectional imaging studies are helpful in diagnosing early biliary tract neoplasia, at the present time these are not recommended as a screening test in high-risk patients.
In addition, she is an expert in gastrointestinal malignancies which include cancers of the pancreas, liver, and biliary tract as well as colorectal, anal, esophageal, gastric and neuroendocrine tumors.
Short term morbidity was higher in patients with upper biliary tract injury (p=.
A multimodality imaging approach is often required for imaging of the biliary tract.
reported a case of a large stone formation within the biliary tract as a consequence of Prolene.
However, the patient developed biliary tract bleeding within 2 days, and the catheter became dislodged (Figure 3).
USPRwire, Mon Sep 21 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Metastatic Biliary Tract Cancer - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Metastatic Biliary Tract Cancer's therapeutic pipeline.
hepatica has increased significantly in recent decades; the removal of living F hepatica from biliary tract is rare.