DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for cholelithiasis

Cholelithiasis [DOID:10211]

A gallstone is a crystalline concretion formed within the gallbladder by accretion of bile components. These calculi are formed in the gallbladder, but may pass distally into other parts of the biliary tract such as the cystic duct, common bile duct, pancreatic duct, or the ampulla of Vater.

Synonyms:  cholelithiasis,  DOID:10211