the relative incidence of a particular disease
an abnormally gloomy or unhealthy state of mind
"his fear of being alone verges on morbidity"
unwholesomeness, morbidness, morbidity(noun)
the quality of being unhealthful and generally bad for you
The quality of being unhealthful, morbid
The incidence of a disease, as a rate of a population which is affected.
An occurrence of illness or disease, or a single symptom of that illness.
Adverse effects caused by a medical treatment such as surgery.
Origin: Recorded since 1656; from morbid, from morbidus, from morbus, from the root of mori or from a Proto-Indo-European base mor "to rub, pound, wear away".
the quality or state of being morbid
morbid quality; disease; sickness
amount of disease; sick rate
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The proportion of patients with a particular disease during a given year per given unit of population.
The numerical value of morbidity in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of morbidity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of morbidity in a Sentence
I would be cautious with regard to the findings of co-morbidity since these participants were not formally diagnosed.
The exploratory laparotomy in general is a relatively straightforward procedure for which mortality or morbidity are very low.
We know that cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in women, but we don’t know a lot about sex-specific factors, hypertension in pregnancy is an opportunity to identify these women early.
With these catheter platforms, the morbidity and the downtime for the patient is dramatically less, what we don't know is about durability and long term -- how these valves... will perform over the course of 10 to 15 years.
Much attention has been paid to the explosion of prescription opioid prescribing and the associated morbidity and mortality. Much less attention has been paid to the shadow epidemic of benzodiazepine prescribing and its consequences.
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