Choledochectomy



choledochectomy cho·led·o·chec·to·my (kə-lěd’ə-kěk’tə-mē, kō’lĭ-dō-)
n.
Surgical removal of a portion of the common bile duct.

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    choledochitis cho·led·o·chi·tis (kə-lěd’ə-kī’tĭs, kō’lĭ-dō-) n. Inflammation of the common bile duct.

  • Choledocho-

    choledocho- or choledoch- pref. Common bile duct: choledochectomy.



  • Choledochoduodenostomy

    choledochoduodenostomy cho·led·o·cho·du·o·de·nos·to·my (kə-lěd’ə-kō-dōō’ō-dn-ŏs’tə-mē, dyōō’-, dōō-ŏd’n-ŏs’-, dyōō-) n. The surgical formation of a communication between the common bile duct and the duodenum.

  • Choledochoenterostomy

    choledochoenterostomy cho·led·o·cho·en·ter·os·tomy (kə-lěd’ə-kō-ěn’tə-rŏs’tə-mē) n. The surgical formation of a communication between the common bile duct and any part of the intestine.



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