Definition: 'Courvoisier Gallbladder'
Courvoisier gallbladderType: Term
1. an enlarged, often palpable gallbladder in a patient with carcinoma of the head of the pancreas. It is associated with jaundice due to obstruction of the common bile duct.
See: Courvoisier law
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