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Definition of the noun acholia
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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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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 Robert Alan Lewis
acholia. a decrease or absence of bile ...
comprising special pathology, the principles of therapeutics, the nature and treatment of diseases, morbid structures, and the disorders especially incidental to climates, to races, to sex, and to the epochs of life ... by James Copland
Although there are pain and tenderness, yet there is not fullness in the right hypochondrium ; but, as respects acholia from acute atrophy of the liver, it is important to remark that 1 percussion shows a rapid diminution in the volume of the liver,' ...
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 Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
acholia (a-ko-li-a): 1. Lack or absence of bile. 2. Any condition that interferes with the flow of bile into the small intestine. acholuria (a-ko-lu' -ri-a): Absence of bile pigments from the urine. See JAUNDICE. — acholuric, adj. achondroplasia ...
by Chris Brooker
acholia n the absence of bile—acholic adj. acholuria n the absence of bile pigments from the urine. Þ jaundice—acholuric adj. achondroplasia n an inherited condition ...
for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller
acholia lack of secretion of bile. acholuria deficiency or lack of bile in the urine. acholuric pertaining to acholuria. A. jaundice jaundice without bile in the urine. achondroplasia ...
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 Pei-Show Juo
Acholia The absence of biliary secretion (lack of bile). Acholous Lacking bile. Acholuria The absence of bile pigment in the urine. AChR Abbreviation for acetylcholine receptor. AChRAb Abbreviation for acetylcholine receptor antibody.
A Dictionary of Nursing (2014)
by Tanya McFerran
acholia [a ̆-koh-lia ̆] n. absence or deficiency of bile secretion or failure of the bile to enter the alimentary canal. acholuria [ak-oh-lewr-ia ̆] n. absence of the bile pigments from the urine, ...
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 ...
achlorhydric acholia (a- ko'lé-s) N. 1. condition in which little or no bile is secreted. 2. condition in which ...
Pharmaceutical lexicon (1873)
See Acholia. CHOREA. (Chores Sancti Viti; St. Vitus's Dance.) A disease characterized by ir| regular, tremulous, and often ludicrous actions of voluntary muscles. ' CHOROIDITIB. Inflammation of the choroid-—the second, or vascular and ...
by David A. Bender
acholia A precursor of the compound *diacetyl, one of ...
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