extrahepatic bile duct

(EK-struh-heh-PA-tik bile dukt)
The part of the common hepatic bile duct (tube that collects bile from the liver) that is outside the liver. This duct joins a duct from the gallbladder to form the common bile duct, which carries bile into the small intestine when food is being digested.
Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer C??ncer de las v??as biliares extrahep??ticas