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Descriptor English: Enterohepatic Circulation
Descriptor Spanish: Circulación Enterohepática
Descriptor Portuguese: Circulação Êntero-Hepática
Descriptor French: Circulation entérohépatique
Entry term(s): Circulation, Entero-Hepatic
Circulation, Enterohepatic
Circulations, Entero-Hepatic
Circulations, Enterohepatic
Entero Hepatic Circulation
Entero-Hepatic Circulation
Entero-Hepatic Circulations
Enterohepatic Circulations
Tree number(s): G03.312
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004764
Scope note: Recycling through liver by excretion in bile, reabsorption from intestines (INTESTINAL REABSORPTION) into portal circulation, passage back into liver, and re-excretion in bile.
Annotation: a metab concept, not a hemodynamic circ concept; bile-to-intestines-to-portal circ-to-liver-to-bile
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Bile (1966-1974)
Bile Acids and Salts (1966-1974)
Intestinal Absorption (1966-1974)
Intestine, Small (1966-1974)
Intestines (1966-1974)
Liver (1966-1974)
Liver Circulation (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 75
History Note: 75
Entry Version: ENTEROHEPATIC CIRC
DeCS ID: 4844
Unique ID: D004764
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1975/09/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Enterohepatic Circulation - Preferred
Concept UI M0007483
Scope note Recycling through liver by excretion in bile, reabsorption from intestines (INTESTINAL REABSORPTION) into portal circulation, passage back into liver, and re-excretion in bile.
Preferred term Enterohepatic Circulation
Entry term(s) Circulation, Entero-Hepatic
Circulation, Enterohepatic
Circulations, Entero-Hepatic
Circulations, Enterohepatic
Entero Hepatic Circulation
Entero-Hepatic Circulation
Entero-Hepatic Circulations
Enterohepatic Circulations



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