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

gall bladder

ncistifellea
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.

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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The first case of tuberculosis of gall bladder in the world literature was described in 1870 by Gaucher.
Al-Rabeeah earlier said that medical examinations revealed serious deformities in vital areas, such as the ventricles and pulmonary artery, liver and gall bladder.
Objective: To underline the status of male gender and gall bladder wall thickness as significant risk factors for acute cholecystitis complications.
Ultrasound scan showed thick and edematous walls of gall bladder. Gall bladder wall thickness (GBWT) measured 0.5 cm (Figure 1).
We report a case of type 1 gall bladder perforation in a male patient with no previous complaints related to gallstones.
Acute cholecystitis and difficult gall bladder have severe inflammation and anatomical deformities like Mirizzi syndrome, empyema and gangrene.
'For people to know how the gall bladder looks like is why I like using slaughtering of chicken as example; there is this sack that must not burst inside the chicken when slaughtering, if it burst, the whole meet will be bitter, that is the gall bladder.
Material and Methods: Among 350 patients who underwent LC, 38 patients who had findings of empyema gall bladder on laparoscopy were included in the study.
Ask a woman who has had a miscarriage if she considers that it was just like losing her gall bladder. Ask a woman who has had an abortion if she ever feels any remorse over her decision.
It was labelled dangerous by a doctor in the United States because a teenager had undergone surgery to remove her gall bladder, purely due to her obsession with the crispy treat.
The ethereal soul (the Hun) is stored in the liver and along with its partner, the gall bladder, controls decision-making and judgement.