biliary dyskinesia

n.

Spasms of the gallbladder or its ducts that impair filling or emptying and are caused by intrinsic or extrinsic disease.

Nearby words

  1. biliary calculus,
  2. biliary canaliculus,
  3. biliary cirrhosis,
  4. biliary duct,
  5. biliary ductule,
  6. biliary xanthomatosis,
  7. biligenesis,
  8. bilinear,
  9. bilinear form,
  10. bilinear transformation


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