cholecystokinetic

[ kō′lĭ-sĭs′tō-kĭ-nĕtĭk, -kī- ]

adj.

Promoting emptying of the gallbladder.

Nearby words

  1. cholecystogastrostomy,
  2. cholecystogram,
  3. cholecystography,
  4. cholecystoileostomy,
  5. cholecystojejunostomy,
  6. cholecystokinin,
  7. cholecystolithiasis,
  8. cholecystopathy,
  9. cholecystopexy,
  10. cholecystorrhaphy


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