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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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Under serious scrutiny is the trade in bear parts, particularly bear gall bladders.
Low frequency of maligancy in our patients can also be attributed to increased and early acceptance of patients for laparoscopic cholecystectomy at our institution before development of carcinoma in diseased gall bladders.
All gall bladders were subjected to histological examination and gall bladders with carcinoma were examined, in each, taking multiple sections.
Driving much of this near-urban poaching is the market for animal parts like bear gall bladders, wild meats and abalone that sell for thousands of dollars.
We have applied the principles of early LC in our setup especially for empyematous gall bladders.
Most of these removed gall bladders contain stones, considered to be a main cause of pain in epigastrium or upper right quadrant of abdomen1.
District Court in Asheville, North Carolina, to federal charges for unlawfully trafficking in American black bear gall bladders and other American black bear parts, the Justice Department announced.
The value of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of gall bladders is universally acclaimed.
Cholecystitis is inflammation of the gall bladder and is a primary reason patients have their gall bladders removed, Iole wrote.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: The present study was carried out on one hundred gall bladders specimens, obtained from 10% formalin fixed cadavers in the Department of Anatomy, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra, India and Subharti Medical College, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India, in the course a four year period i.
there were studied removal gall bladders and pieces of liver tissue which were dissected from the margins of the liver during laparoscopic surgeries.