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Alternative Names Return to topBiliary tract; Bile tract
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The biliary system creates, transports, stores, and releases bile into the duodenum to help in digestion.
The biliary system includes the gallbladder, bile ducts inside the liver, and bile ducts outside the liver.Update Date: 10/18/2008 Updated by: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.