Medical Definition of Bile papilla

1. Point of opening of the common bile duct and pancreatic duct into the duodenum; it is located posteriorly in the descending part of the duodenum. Synonym: papilla duodeni major, bile papilla, papilla of Vater, Santorini's major caruncle. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bile Papilla

bile acid 7alpha-dehydratase
bile acid tolerance test
bile acids
bile acids and salts
bile alcohol
bile canaliculi
bile capillary
bile cyst
bile duct
bile duct pressure
bile duct stricture
bile ducts
bile esculin test
bile gastritis
bile nephrosis
bile papilla (current term)
bile peritonitis
bile pigment
bile pigment haemoglobin
bile pigments
bile reflux
bile salt
bile salt agar
bile salt sulfatase
bile salts
bile soap
bile solubility test
bile thrombus

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