sphincter of Oddi


sphincter of Od·​di -ˈäd-ē How to pronounce sphincter of Oddi (audio)
: a complex sphincter closing the duodenal orifice of the common bile duct

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“Sphincter of Oddi.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sphincter%20of%20Oddi. Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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