Many tests attempt to standardize the "weight" or value of comorbid conditions,
whether they are secondary or tertiary illnesses. Each test attempts to consolidate
WebMD discusses common conditions that can be present with COPD and can
affect the patient''s prognosis. See the list of the most common comorbidities ...
Define comorbid: existing simultaneously with and usually independently of
another medical condition—usage, synonyms, more.
The question of which condition should be designated the index and which the
comorbid condition is not self-evident and may vary in relation to the research ...
In the total US population, 22.7% of adults have arthritis.<sup>1</sup> Arthritis is even more
Clin Cornerstone. 1999;2(3):17-31. Obesity and its comorbid conditions.
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Jan 23, 2016 ... The terms "comorbidity" and "comorbid condition" are medical terms you will
come across often when reading about medical studies and ...
Nov 30, 2012 ... Comorbid, in medicine, refers to a disease or condition that occurs at the same
time as another illness. Dictionary definitions differ:
(of medical conditions) present simultaneously in a patient: comorbid insomnia
and anxiety; depression comorbid with phobias;. diabetics with comorbid ...