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