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Bile Ducts, Extrahepatic

Known as: Extrahepatic Bile Ducts, Bile Duct, Extrahepatic, extrahepatic biliary tract 
The part of the common hepatic bile duct (tube that collects bile from the liver) that is outside the liver. This duct joins a duct from the… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
The intracellular nuclear receptor farnesoid X receptor and the transmembrane G protein-coupled receptor TGR5 respond to bile… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • S. Tazuma
  • Best practice & research. Clinical…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 35013885
Gallstones are common in Western countries and Japan. Most gallstones are found in the gallbladder, but they sometimes pass… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Objectives:The objectives of this study were to analyze the actual long-term outcome after the surgical resection of extrahepatic… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic cholestatic liver disease, characterized by fibrosing inflammation and… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Endoscopic retrograde cholangiography with stent insertion is an established procedure for palliation of patients with… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
A diverse spectrum of benign tumors and tumorlike lesions arises from the gallbladder and bile ducts, and despite their diversity… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND/AIMS The age-standardized mortality rate for hepatocellular carcinoma is increasing in several countries. However, in… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Background. The liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, and pancreas have a common embryologic origin; cancers that arise from these… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Fifty-two hepatobiliary cystadenomas and 18 hepatobiliary cystadenocarcinomas were drawn from the files of the Armed Forces… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Part 1 General information on cancer staging and end-results reporting: purposes and principles of staging reporting of cancer… Expand