common hepatic duct


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common hepatic duct

[¦käm·ən he′pad·ik ′dəkt]
(anatomy)
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2-3) It occurs when the common hepatic duct becomes obstructed due to extrinsic compression from an impacted gallstone in the cystic duct or the neck of the gallbladder.
Traumatic neuroma of the common hepatic duct after laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Surgical treatment was undertaken and consisted of a left hepatic lobectomy with resection of the common hepatic duct and common bile duct, followed by anastomosis to the right hepatic duct.
Because the tumor showed extraductal extension, the common hepatic duct was mildly stenotic without causing obstructive jaundice.