Definition of premorbid in English:
adjectiveMedicine & Psychiatry
Preceding the occurrence of symptoms of disease or disorder.
- The most common premorbid psychiatric diagnoses are depression, personality disorders, and substance misuse.
- Six were thought to have evidence of a premorbid personality disorder.
- Depressive symptoms and low self-esteem are premorbid predictors of adolescent headache in girls.
Definition of premorbid in:
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