comorbid

comorbid

[koh-mawr-bid]
adjective
(of medical conditions) present simultaneously in a patient: comorbid insomnia and anxiety; depression comorbid with phobias; diabetics with comorbid hypertension.

Origin:
1980–85; co-+ morbid (def 2)

comorbidity, noun
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Main Entry:  comorbid
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  pertaining to two diseases which occur together, such as ADHD and depression
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comorbid
1990, see comorbidity.
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