Meaning of comorbidity in English:


Pronunciation /ˌkəʊmɔːˈbɪdɪti/

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mass noun
  • 1Medicine
    The simultaneous presence of two or more diseases or medical conditions in a patient.

    ‘age and comorbidity may be risk factors for poor outcome’
    • ‘comorbidity rates’
    1. 1.1count noun A disease or medical condition that is simultaneously present with another or others in a patient.
      • ‘patients with cardiovascular or renal comorbidities’


1970s from co- + morbidity.