Biliary tract structure

Known as: System, Biliary, Vie biliari, Biliary apparatus 
The organs and ducts that make and store bile (a fluid made by the liver that helps digest fat), and release it into the small intestine. The biliary… (More)
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2017
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2017
Objective To evaluate the strength and validity of the evidence for the association between adiposity and risk of developing or… (More)
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2010
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2010
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) has become the standard of care for patients requiring removal of the gallbladder. In 1992, a… (More)
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2004
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2004
The work of liver stem cell biologists, largely carried out in rodent models, has now started to manifest in human investigations… (More)
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2003
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2003
Activation of the Hedgehog (Hh) signalling pathway by sporadic mutations or in familial conditions such as Gorlin's syndrome is… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
During liver development, hepatoblasts differentiate into hepatocytes or biliary epithelial cells (BEC). The BEC delineate the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas are malignant tumors arising from the intrahepatic biliary tract. The pathogenesis of these… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Any books that you read, no matter how you got the sentences that have been read from the books, surely they will give you… (More)
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2001
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2001
Clinical observations suggest a recent increase in intrahepatic biliary tract malignancies. Thus, our aim was to determine recent… (More)
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1999
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1999
Excessive incidence of various cancers is a challenging feature of the hereditary-non-polyposis-colorectal-cancer (HNPCC… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
A heavily T2-weighted gradient-echo sequence was used for magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the biliary system in five healthy… (More)
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