co·mor·bid adjective \(ˌ)kō-ˈmȯr-bəd\
Origin of COMORBID
- + morbid
First Known Use: 1981
co·mor·bid adjective \(ˌ)kō-ˈmȯr-bəd\ (Medical Dictionary)
: existing simultaneously with and usually independently of another medical condition <laparoscopic surgery for symptomatic gallstones may be contraindicated by comorbid cardiopulmonary disease>
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