Skip to Content


Pronunciation: he'mo-bil'e-a

Definition: Bleeding into the biliary passages, usually as a result of hepatic trauma or a neoplasm in the liver or biliary tract.

Synonym(s): hematobilia

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.