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gall·stone

 (gôl′stōn′)
n.
A small, hard, pathological concretion, composed chiefly of cholesterol, calcium salts, and bile pigments, formed in the gallbladder or in a bile duct.
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gallstone

(ˈɡɔːlˌstəʊn)
n
(Pathology) pathol a small hard concretion of cholesterol, bile pigments, and lime salts, formed in the gall bladder or its ducts. Also called: bilestone
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gall•stone

(ˈgɔlˌstoʊn)

n.
an abnormal stony mass in the gallbladder or the bile passages, usu. composed of cholesterol.
[1750–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gallstone - a calculus formed in the gall bladder or its ducts
calculus, concretion - a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body; "renal calculi can be very painful"
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Translations
حَجَر المَرارَهحَصَاةٌ الـمَرَارة
žlučníkový kámenžlučový kámen
galdesten
sappikivi
žučni kamenac
epekõepekő
gallsteinn
胆石
담석
žlčníkový kameň
gallsten
นิ่วในถุงน้ำดี
sỏi mật

gallstone

[ˈgɔːlstəʊn] Ncálculo m biliar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

gallstone

[ˈgɔːlstəʊn] ncalcul m (biliaire)Gallup Poll [ˌgæləpˈpɔːl] nsondage m Gallup
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gallstone

nGallenstein m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

gallstone

[ˈgɑːlˌstəʊn] ncalcolo biliare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

gallstone

حَصَاةٌ الـمَرَارة žlučový kámen galdesten Gallenstein χολόλιθος cálculo biliar sappikivi calcul biliaire žučni kamenac calcolo biliare 胆石 담석 galsteen gallestein kamień żółciowy cálculo biliar желчный камень gallsten นิ่วในถุงน้ำดี safra kesesi taşı sỏi mật 胆石
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

gall·stone

n. cálculo biliar;
calcium oxalate ______ de oxalato de calcio;
cholesterol ______ de colesterol;
cystine ______ de cistina;
fibrin ______ de fibrina;
pigment ______ de pigmento.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

gallstone

n cálculo biliar (form), piedra en la vesícula
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References in periodicals archive ?
Similar findings were seen for each of the four categories of gallbladder- or biliary tract-related events (uncomplicated gallbladder stones, complicated gallbladder stones, cholecystitis with/without gallbladder stones, and biliary obstruction).
Habal's tomb was placed atop his father's, who died two years ago due to complications from gallbladder stones.
She lost her husband Ronaldo two years ago due to complications from gallbladder stones. "Gian was still fighting for his life on the way to the hospital.
Xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis (XGC) is a rare inflammatory disorder of gallbladder first described in 1976 by McCoy et al.1 The exact etiology of XGC is still unknown but is often associated with gallbladder stones and cholestasis.
Dehydrated parsley flakes are widely used as a diuretic that helps to control numerous diseases such as kidney stones, urinary tract infections, and gallbladder stones. This is due to the presence of vitamin C and beta-carotene in the dehydrated parsley flakes.
Females over 60 years of age who present gallbladder stones and segmental type GA should undergo surgery (4,44-46).
This condition is an important complication of gallbladder stones and requires a differential diagnosis from gallbladder cancer involving the CBD.
Gallbladder stones vary in size from less than a millimetre up to a few centimetres in diameter.
The surgical indications for smaller polyps were the presence of gallbladder stones, being symptomatic, suspicious sonographic findings such as vascularization pattern and sessile shape, rapid growth during follow-up, and personal request of the patient.
All of them had a diameter of less than 10 mm and only one (14%) of them was complicated by gallbladder stones. There were 23 cholesterolosis with a diameter less than 10 mm, four (57%) of them had concomitant gallstones.
Lai, "Managing concomitant gallbladder stones and common bile duct stones in the laparoscopic era: a systematic review.," Asian journal of endoscopic surgery, vol.