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Biliary Excretion

Handbook of Physiology, Reactions to Environmental Agents

  1. Curtis D. Klaassen

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp090134

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Klaassen, C. D. 2011. Biliary Excretion. Comprehensive Physiology. 537–553.

Author Information

  1. Department of Pharmacology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Bile Production
  • 2
    Classification of Foreign Compounds Excreted Into Bile
  • 3
    Role of Ligandin in Hepatic Uptake
  • 4
    Polarity and Molecular Size in Biliary Excretion
  • 5
    “First-Pass“ Effect
  • 6
    Species Differences in Biliary Excretion
  • 7
    Effect of Liver Injury on Biliary Excretion
  • 8
    Effect of Microsomal Enzyme Inducers on Biliary Excretion
  • 9
    Biliary Excretion in the Newborn
  • 10
    Enterohepatic Circulation
  • 11
    Conclusion