obstructive jaundice

noun

Medical Definition of obstructive jaundice

: jaundice due to obstruction of the biliary passages (as by gallstones or tumor)

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“Obstructive jaundice.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/obstructive%20jaundice. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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