Common hepatic duct

What is Common hepatic duct?

Common hepatic duct meaning A tube that carries bile from the liver. It starts where the right and left hepatic (liver) ducts join outside the liver. It ends where the cystic duct from the gall bladder joins it to form the common bile duct. It is part of the biliary duct system.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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