Cholangiography, percutaneous transhepatic

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Medical Definition of Cholangiography, percutaneous transhepatic

Cholangiography, percutaneous transhepatic: Radiographic examination of the liver and bile ducts done by inserting a thin needle through the skin into the liver and injecting contrast medium in order to visualize blockage of the bile ducts.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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