bile capillary


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bil·i·ar·y can·a·lic·u·lus

one of the intercellular channels, about 1 mcm or less in diameter, that occur between liver cells forming the first portion of the bile system.
Synonym(s): bile capillary
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bile capillary

One of the intercellular biliary passageways that convey bile from liver cells to the interlobular bile ducts. Also called bile canaliculus.
See also: capillary
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