The bile ducts were thick, calcified and choked with literally thousands of the gray-green leaf-shaped trematodes.
In the case of the Vertebrates, secondary causes, resulting from the stoppage of the bile ducts, also help to produce death.
bile duct or biliary duct
Any of the excretory ducts in the liver that convey bile between the liver and the intestine, including the hepatic, cystic, and common bile ducts. Also called gall duct.
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Any of the passages that carry bile from the liver or gallbladder to the duodenum.