What is the medical term meaning dilation of the bile duct?
Choledochectasia is the medical term meaning abnormal dilation of the common bile duct.
What is the medical term meaning surgical creation of an artificial opening between the common bile duct and jejunum?
What is the medical term meaning Abnormal condition of stones in the gallbladder and the bile ducts?
Bile or gall is a bitter-tasting, dark green to yellowish brown fluid. Bile Composition: Water - 85.0%, Bile salts - 10%, Coloring matter and mucus - 3%, Fats - 1%, Cholesterin - 0.3%, Inorganic salts - 0.7%. Bilious is the WORD you're looking for. Chole bile (Note: Chole plus cyst, meaning bladder, equals gallbladder; chole plus doch, meaning duct, equals choledocho or common bile duct.)
The gallbladder stores bile and when it is needed it is excreted through the common bile duct and joins the duodenum at the ampulla of vater. The gallbladder stores bile and when it is needed it is excreted through the common bile duct and joins the duodenum at the ampulla of vater. Bile is made in the liver and passes through bile ducts and into the common hepatic duct which carries it out of the…
Common Bile Duct CBD stands for Common Bile Duct. It carries bile from liver and gall bladder to the duodenum. It is formed by union of common hepatic duct(from liver) and cystec duct (from gall bladder) and is later joined by pancreatic duct to form ampulla of Vate,which is surrounded by sphincter of Oddi and opens into the second part of duodenum.
The hepatic duct and the cystic duct extend from the gallbladder and merge to form the common bile duct which carries bile to and from the gallbladder. (Bile is collected in tiny ducts that merge to form the bile ducts of the hepatic triads, which, in turn, join to form the hepatic duct, which carries bile from the liver)