cystic duct

n.

The duct that leads from the gallbladder and joins the hepatic duct to form the common bile duct.

Nearby words

  1. cystic,
  2. cystic acne,
  3. cystic artery,
  4. cystic disease of breast,
  5. cystic disease of renal medulla,
  6. cystic fibrosis,
  7. cystic goiter,
  8. cystic lymphangioma,
  9. cystic node,
  10. cystic vein


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