Cholestatic

cholestasis

[koh-luh-stey-sis, -stas-is, kol-uh-]
noun Pathology.
total or partial suppression of the flow of bile.

Origin:
1930–35; chole- + stasis

cholestatic [koh-luh-stat-ik, kol-uh-] , adjective
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cholestasis

noun
a condition in which little or no bile is secreted or the flow of bile into the digestive tract is obstructed [syn: acholia
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