comorbid

adjective
co·​mor·​bid | \(ˌ)kō-ˈmȯr-bəd \

Definition of comorbid 

: existing simultaneously with and usually independently of another medical condition

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comorbidity \(ˌ)kō-​ˌmȯr-​ˈbi-​də-​tē \ noun

First Known Use of comorbid

1981, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for comorbid

co- + morbid

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comorbid

adjective
co·​mor·​bid | \(ˌ)kō-ˈmȯr-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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