biliary atresia

n.

Atresia of the major bile ducts resulting in cholestasis and jaundice.

Nearby words

  1. bilharzia,
  2. bilharzial dysentery,
  3. bilharziasis,
  4. bili-,
  5. biliary,
  6. biliary calculus,
  7. biliary canaliculus,
  8. biliary cirrhosis,
  9. biliary duct,
  10. biliary ductule


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