sphincter of Oddi dysfunction


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Related to sphincter of Oddi dysfunction: pancreatitis, ERCP, sphincterotomy, biliary dyskinesia

sphinc·ter of Od·di dys·func·tion

structural or functional abnormality of the sphincter of Oddi that interferes with bile or pancreatic duct drainage.
Synonym(s): biliary dyskinesia

sphinc·ter of Od·di dys·func·tion

(sfingk'tĕr od'ē dis-fŭngk'shŭn)
Structural or functional abnormality of the sphincter of Oddi that interferes with bile drainage.
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Toouli, "Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction associated with choledochal cyst," Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol.
YES Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography with sphincter of Oddi manometry deserves to be considered the preferred method for diagnosis of sphincter of Oddi dysfunction, the most common cause of idiopathic acute recurrent pancreatitis.
Type 3 sphincter of Oddi dysfunction is characterized by pain only, with no other objective signs.

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