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What are comorbidity?

Additional diseases: Comorbidity is either the presence of one or more diseases in addition to a primary disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: comorbidity?

See below: In medicine, comorbidity is either the presence of one or more disorders (or diseases) in addition to a primary disease or disorder, or the effect of such additional disorders or diseases. ...Read more

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Common comorbidities ssociated with hashimotos?

Common comorbidities ssociated with hashimotos?

Many: Hasimoto's thyroiditis is an autoimmune disease of the thyroid. It can cause both hypothyroid and hyperthyroid symptoms. Feeling hot or cold, weight gain, anxiety, depression, or mania, high or low heart rates, constipation, hai loss, and many others. ...Read more

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What if dsm5 was right. Asperger is closer to highly sensitive people (dr. Aron) ( with comorbidities) than from hard core autists...As back for dsm6?

What if dsm5 was right. Asperger is closer to highly sensitive people (dr. Aron) ( with comorbidities) than from hard core autists...As back for dsm6?

Probably not: ASD i my opinion refers to people who have neurologically based processing irregularities that are functionally impairing -next dsm will likely get to the genetic basis that leads to difficulty with digestion and access to necessary nutrients. ...Read more

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Comorbidity of fibromyalgia and depression?

Comorbidity of fibromyalgia and depression?

Highly Associated: To my mind, the explanation is that chronic pain of the musculoskeletal system worsens as the fibromyalgia sufferer lays on the sleep surface. Ground forces of the sleep surface stress painful joints, ligaments, tendons, & muscles. Neurologists well know that interrupted and unrefreshing sleep leads to daytime fatigue and depression. ...Read more

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How does comorbidity relate to treatment?

See below: Comorbidity relates to other coexisting diseases. There is no specific answer to your question except to say that it may or may not make treatment more difficult. ...Read more

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I was looking for comorbidity associated with Crohn's disease in pregnancy. Can you help me?

I was looking for comorbidity associated with Crohn's disease in pregnancy. Can you help me?

Several.: The most important that should be excluded are the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies. Arthritis is the most common co-morbid problem, as is mild hepatitis. ...Read more

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What's the comorbidity, if any, between hashimoto's and lupus?

Both are autoimmune : Both conditions are autoimmune disorders. Hashimoto thyroditis can be easily manageable, lupus is not... ...Read more

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Can some symptoms of depression appear similar to those of ADHD and vice versa? How common is their comorbidity?

Can some symptoms of depression appear similar to those of ADHD and vice versa? How common is their comorbidity?

Are you doing a: school assignment? Check out: http://www.mentalhelp.net/poc/view_doc.php?type=doc&id=13851 - "ADHD Comorbidity" ...Read more

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Does bipolar I have comorbidity with adhd, ocd, or gad? I have all the aforementioned, & the one thing i'm not is a hypochondriac. Any insight?

Does bipolar I have comorbidity with adhd, ocd, or gad? I have all the aforementioned, & the one thing i'm not is a hypochondriac. Any insight?

Bipolar Disorder: BD: Patients with bd are at higher risk (50% lifetime incidence) for many anxiety subtypes, including generalized anxiety disorder, simple phobia, social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, ptsd, & panic disorder. Adhd very commonly comorbid with bd but also often misdiagnosed or confused with bd. Evaluation & management by skilled clinician is essential for best function. ...Read more