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chenodiol

noun che·no·di·ol \ ˌkē-nō-ˈdī-ˌȯl, -ˌōl \

medical Definition of chenodiol

: chenodeoxycholic acid
  • Oral medication (chenodiol or ursodiol) given over a period of months sometimes proved capable of literally dissolving gallstones within the gallbladder …
  • Harvard Medical School Health LetterFebruary 1991

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