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gallbladder

gall·blad·der

also gall bladder  (gôl′blăd′ər)
n.
A small, pear-shaped muscular sac under the right lobe of the liver, where bile secreted by the liver is stored until needed by the body for digestion.

gall bladder

n
1. (Anatomy) a muscular pear-shaped sac, lying underneath the right lobe of the liver, that stores bile and ejects it into the duodenum through the common bile duct
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gall bladder - a muscular sac attached to the liver that stores bile (secreted by the liver) until it is needed for digestion
bladder, vesica - a distensible membranous sac (usually containing liquid or gas)
chest, pectus, thorax - the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
Translations
المَرارَهمَرَارَة
жлъчен мехур
žlučník
galdeblære
sapp
مراره
sappirakkosappi
כיס המרה
žučžučni mjehur
epehólyagepe
kantung empedu
gallblaðragallblaîra
胆嚢
담낭
vesica biliaris
tulžies pūslė
galleblæregalleblæren
woreczek żółciowypęcherzyk żółciowy
žlčník
žolčnik
gallblåsa
ถุงน้ำดี
жовчний міхур
túi mật

gall bladder

nGallenblase f

gall bladder

ncistifellea

gall

(goːl) noun
1. a bitter liquid which is stored in the gall bladder.
2. impudence. He had the gall to say he was my friend after being so rude to me.
verb
to annoy (a person) very much. It galls me to think that he is earning so much money.
gall bladder
an organ of the body attached to the liver, in which gall is stored.
ˈgallstone noun
a small hard object that is sometimes formed in the gall bladder.

gall bladder

مَرَارَة žlučník galdeblære Gallenblase χοληδόχος κύστη vesícula biliar sappirakko vésicule biliaire žučni mjehur cistifellea 胆嚢 담낭 galblaas galleblære woreczek żółciowy vesícula biliar желчный пузырь gallblåsa ถุงน้ำดี safra kesesi túi mật 胆囊
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See your doctor for investigation and referral to a specialist for treatment, possibly surgery to remove the gall bladder.
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AUTHOR Iain Banks has died following a battle with gall bladder cancer.
My father had gall bladder problems for a few years, but last month he was rushed into hospital with acute pancreatitis.