enterohepatic

adjective

en·​tero·​he·​pat·​ic ˌent-ə-rō-hi-ˈpat-ik How to pronounce enterohepatic (audio)
: of or involving the intestine and the liver
enterohepatic circulation of bile salts

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“Enterohepatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/enterohepatic. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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