cholestatic
adjective see cholestasis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cholestatic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or producing cholestasis …   Wiktionary

  • cholestatic — Tending to diminish or stop the flow of bile …   Medical dictionary

  • cholestatic — cho·le·stat·ic …   English syllables

  • cholestatic — adjective see cholestasis …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cholestatic hepatitis — 1. a rare form of viral hepatitis in which there is cholestasis with obstructive jaundice, pruritus, dark urine, light colored feces, and elevated levels of alkaline phosphatase and conjugated bilirubin; the course is prolonged compared to that… …   Medical dictionary

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  • cholestasis — cholestatic /koh leuh stat ik, kol euh /, adj. /koh leuh stay sis, stas is, kol euh /, n. Pathol. total or partial suppression of the flow of bile. [1930 35; CHOLE + STASIS] * * * …   Universalium

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