Gallbladder

Gallbladder

(Science: anatomy) a digestive organ which stores bile (produced in the liver), used in the digestion and absorption of fats in the duodenum. A muscular sac attached to the liver that secretes bile and stores it until needed for digestion.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified on 19 December 2006, at 04:34. This page has been accessed 13,223 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link