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What is the definition or description of: biliary?

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Dr. Jay Stylman
General Surgery 39 years experience
Pertaining to bile: Biliary means anything related to the production, storage, secretion, or flow of bile, whether in the liver, bile ducts, gallbladder, or into the intestines.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Biliary.: Related to the biliary system - the bodily system responsible for the production, storage and deployment of bile - which would include the liver, gallbladder, cystic duct, hepatic ducts and common bile duct.

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What is the definition or description of: Biliary atresia?

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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Biliary Atresia: Biliary atresia abnormal biliary tract that block bile from moving from liver to intestine. Bile backs up in the liver causing scarring and damage to liver cells.Symptoms become apparent from 2 - 8 weeks of age Below is a website with more information about biliary atresia https://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/health/b/biliary
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What is the definition or description of: Biliary cirrhosis?

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Dr. Nikunj Shah
Hepatology 50 years experience
Biliary Cirrhosis: Biliary Cirrhosis means cirrhosis due to damage to bile ducts

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