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.

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Origin of comorbid

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

OTHER WORDS FROM comorbid

co·mor·bid·i·ty, noun
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