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Descriptor English:   Hepatic Duct, Common 
Descriptor Spanish:   Conducto Hepático Común 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ducto Hepático Comum 
Synonyms English:   Common Hepatic Duct
Common Hepatic Ducts
Duct, Common Hepatic
Duct, Hepatic
Ducts, Common Hepatic
Ducts, Hepatic
Hepatic Duct
Hepatic Ducts
Hepatic Ducts, Common  
Tree Number:   A03.
Definition English:   Predominantly extrahepatic bile duct which is formed by the junction of the right and left hepatic ducts, which are predominantly intrahepatic, and, in turn, joins the cystic duct to form the common bile duct. 
Indexing Annotation English:   an external bile duct formed by junction of right & left hepatic ducts; diseases: coord IM with BILE DUCT DISEASES (IM); neopl: coord IM with BILE DUCT NEOPLASMS (IM); inflammation: coord IM with CHOLANGITIS (IM); obstruct: coord IM with CHOLESTASIS, EXTRAHEPATIC (IM); calculi: coord (IM) with CHOLELITHIASIS (IM)
History Note English:   80; was HEPATIC DUCT 1963-79 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AB abnormalities AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply CH chemistry
CY cytology DG diagnostic imaging
DE drug effects EM embryology
EN enzymology GD growth & development
IM immunology IN injuries
IR innervation ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PA pathology PH physiology
PP physiopathology RE radiation effects
SU surgery TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   6653 
Unique Identifier:   D006500 

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