Relating to bile or the bile duct.
- Ultrasonography is the best method for identifying gallbladder stones and for confirming extrahepatic biliary obstruction as dilated bile ducts are visible.
- Findings consistent with a partial occlusion of the common bile duct include delayed biliary to bowel transit.
- Freya Stratford had been seriously ill with the bile duct condition biliary atresia and doctors gave her just weeks to live unless a donor organ was found.
Mid 18th century: from French biliaire, from bile 'bile'.
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