Descriptor English: Bile
Descriptor Spanish: Bilis
Descriptor Portuguese: Bile
Descriptor French: Bile
Entry term(s): Boue biliaire
Tree number(s): A12.200.087
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: An emulsifying agent produced in the LIVER and secreted into the DUODENUM. Its composition includes BILE ACIDS AND SALTS; CHOLESTEROL; and ELECTROLYTES. It aids DIGESTION of fats in the duodenum.
Annotation: stasis = CHOLESTASIS; drugs stimulating or increasing flow of bile = CHOLAGOGUES AND CHOLERETICS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
DG imagerie diagnostique
EN enzymologie
IM immunologie
ME métabolisme
MI microbiologie
PH physiologie
PS parasitologie
RE effets des radiations
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 1671
Unique ID: D001646
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Bile - Preferred
Concept UI M0002472
Preferred term Bile
Boue biliaire - Narrower
Concept UI M0002473
Preferred term Boue biliaire

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