cholangiectasis


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Related to cholangiectasis: cephalocaudal axis, onychoclasis, subpatellar

cholangiectasis

 [ko-lan″je-ek´tah-sis]
dilatation of a bile duct.

chol·an·gi·ec·ta·sis

(kō-lan'jē-ek'tă-sis),
Dilation of the bile ducts, usually as a sequel to obstruction or from a congenital lack of a portion of the ductal wall.
[chol- + G. angeion, vessel, + ektasis, a stretching]

cholangiectasis

/cho·lan·gi·ec·ta·sis/ (-ek´tah-sis) dilatation of a bile duct.

cholangiectasis

[kōlan′jē·ek′təsis]
dilation of the bile ducts, usually as a sequel to obstruction.

cholangiectasis

GI disease Dilatation of bile ducts, due to ↓ muscle

chol·an·gi·ec·ta·sis

(kō-lan'jē-ek'tă-sis)
Dilation of the bile ducts, usually as a sequel to obstruction.
[chol- + G. angeion, vessel, + ektasis, a stretching]

cholangiectasis

Local widening of the bile duct.

cholangiectasis

dilatation of a bile duct.