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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The possible exposures occurred at the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center between October and January during procedures in which a specialised endoscope is inserted down the throat to diagnose and treat pancreatic and bile duct diseases.
However, a group of unusual features in other organ systems distinguishes Alagille syndrome from other liver and bile duct diseases in infants.