Gall bladder and it’s functions

The gall bladder is a pear-shaped attached to the posterior surface of the liver by connective tissue. It has fundus on expanded end, a body, and a neck which is continuous with the cystic duct.

Gall bladder

Function of gall bladder:

  • Reservoir of bile.
  • Concentration of bile upto 10-150 fold by absorption of water through the walls of the gall bladder.
  • Release of stored bile.

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