Medical Dictionary


adj co·mor·bid \(ˌ)kō-ˈmr-bəd\

Medical Definition of COMORBID

:  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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