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Definition of the noun acholia
What does acholia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acholias
- a condition in which little or no bile is secreted or the flow of bile into the digestive tract is obstructed
Alternative definition of the noun acholia
- [medicine] Deficiency or want of bile.
The acholia is the lack or absence of bile secretion. Acholia is an uncommon trouble of the biliary function in the liver; bile flow dissipates.
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The Lancet (1906)
Acholia is a convenient clinical term by which to describe the naked-eye appearance of the stools and does not imply that the absence of colour is due to the same cause in all cases. Apart from obstructive jaundice it has been described by ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
acholia. n. absence or deficiency of bile secretion or failure of the bile to enter the alimentary canal (for example, because of an obstructed bile duct). acholuria n. absence of the *bile pigments.
by Alfred Stengel
Formerly it was believed that the formation of bile was reduced or inhibited ( acholia). This view, however, is not tenable, for even in the most serious affections of the liver, and especially in many of the above-named diseases, a sufficiency of ...
A Pocket Medical Dictionary (1895)
Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of about 12,000 of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould
Pertaining to Acholia, ...
by Elizabeth Martin
acholia n. absence or deficiency of bile secretion or failure of the bile to enter the alimentary canal (for example, because of an obstructed bile duct).
by Robert Alan Lewis
acholia. a decrease or absence of bile ...
A Guide for the Pharmaceutist, Druggist, and Physician ; Containing Concise Explanations of the Various Subjects and Terms of Pharmacy, and Appropriate Selections of the Collateral Sciences by Hiram V. Sweringen
ACHOLIA. Absence of bile. ACINESIA. (Immobilitas ; Eremia.} Paralysis of motion. ACNE. (Gutta Rosacea; Copper Nose; Stonepock.) A chronic tubercular skin affection. ADDISON'S DISEASE. Applied to a peculiar degeneration ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
acholia /akǀމlƝāۑ/ [Gk, a + FKROƝ, without bile], 1. the absence or ...
by D A Bender
acholia Absence or deficiency of bile secretion. achote See annatto. achrodextrin dextrins formed during enzymic hydrolysis of starch which give no colour (achromos) when tested with iodine.
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
see acholia. blackf. is usually ...
by UN Panda
Acholia Suppressed secretion of bile. Acholic Without bile. Acholuria Absence of bile pigments from the urine in certain cases of jaundice. Acholuric Without bile in urine. Achondroplasia Chondrodystrophy, diaphysialaclasis, abnormality in ...
by David A. Bender
acholia A precursor of the compound *diacetyl, one of ...
by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek
\ LPHABETICALLISTtNGOFTERMS bile secretion lacking acholia bile in spinal fluid ...
by Chris Gunn
acholia the absenceofbile. acholuriathe absenceofbile pigments from the urine. See also jaundice.
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