|Terms & Properties|
Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0005388
NCI Thesaurus Code: C13192 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
Semantic Type: Body Substance
NCIt Definition: Fluid composed of waste products, bile acids, salts, cholesterol, and electrolytes. It is secreted by the liver parenchyma and stored in the gallbladder.
RADLEX Definition: An emulsifying agent produced in the liver and secreted into the duodenum. Its composition includes bile acids and salts; cholesterol; and electrolytes. It aids digestion of fats in the duodenum. [MeSH]
NCI-GLOSS Definition: A fluid made by the liver and stored in the gallbladder. Bile is excreted into the small intestine, where it helps digest fat.
CDISC Definition: Fluid composed of waste products, bile acids, salts, cholesterol, and electrolytes. It is produced by the liver and may be stored in the gallbladder (if present).
CSP Definition: bitter, alkaline, brownish-yellow or greenish-yellow fluid that is secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and discharged into the duodenum and aids in the emulsification, digestion, and absorption of fats.
MSH Definition: An emulsifying agent produced in the LIVER and secreted into the DUODENUM. Its composition includes BILE ACIDS AND SALTS; CHOLESTEROL; and ELECTROLYTES. It aids DIGESTION of fats in the duodenum.
Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
|Gallbladder bile (substance)|
|Portion of bile|
External Source Codes:
|NCI Thesaurus Code||C13192 (see NCI Thesaurus info)|
|AN||stasis = CHOLESTASIS; drugs stimulating or increasing flow of bile = CHOLAGOGUES AND CHOLERETICS||MSH|
|AQL||CH CY DE DG EN IM ME MI PH PS RE SE VI||MSH|
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