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Lifetime Psychiatric Comorbidity of Illicit Drug Use Disorders

April 01, 2007

What is comorbidity? Psychiatric comorbidity refers to the occurrence of 2 or more mental or substance use disorders within a certain period. Research shows that comorbidity of substance use and other psychiatric disorders is common and often worsens the prognosis for each disorder.