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Coexisting or concomitant with an unrelated pathological or disease process: patients with comorbid diabetes and depression.

co′mor·bid′i·ty n.
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(Medicine) (of an illness or condition) happening at the same time as another illness or condition
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MONDAY, July 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The use of most types of antidepressants (ATDs) is associated with significantly reduced mortality among patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) and comorbid depression, according to a study published online July 2 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
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CBT produces sustainable improvements in subjective sleep quality for adults with comorbid insomnia (SOR: A, meta-analysis).
Objective: To examine the prevalence of comorbid conditions in patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia.
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These comorbid diagnoses not only were clinically significant in themselves, but also were associated with changes in treatment efficacy, highlighting the need for holistic surveillance of patients with PG, Alexander Fischer, MPH, said during an oral presentation of his poster at the annual meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology.
The high prevalence rate of comorbid general medical conditions (GMCs) among patients with bipolar disorder has been well documented and illustrates the importance of integrating behavioral health and primary care services.
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[3,4] In 1860 French psychiatrist Benedict-Augustin Morel first described patients with symptoms typical of what is now considered comorbid BD and OCD.