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Gallbladder Emptying

"Gallbladder Emptying" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A process whereby bile is delivered from the gallbladder into the duodenum. The emptying is caused by both contraction of the gallbladder and relaxation of the sphincter mechanism at the choledochal terminus.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Gallbladder Emptying" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Gallbladder Emptying" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 12 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1993
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