comorbid

[ koh-mawr-bid ]
/ koʊˈmɔr bɪd /

adjective

(of medical conditions) present simultaneously in a patient: comorbid insomnia and anxiety; depression comorbid with phobias; diabetics with comorbid hypertension.

Nearby words

  1. comodo,
  2. comodoro rivadavia,
  3. comolli's sign,
  4. comonomer,
  5. comoran,
  6. comorbidity,
  7. comorian,
  8. comorin,
  9. comoro islands,
  10. comoros

Origin of comorbid

1980–85; co- + morbid (in the sense “associated with or characteristic of a disease”)

Related formsco·mor·bid·i·ty, noun

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