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Meaning of comorbidity - I had a heart bypass a year ago, blood pressure under control with medication. Am I considered as comorbidity case when I fill up mysejahtera particulars

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: August 29, 2021 10:29 AM
Anonymous 59 days

Just wondering whether I have filled the details correctly.

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 57 days
General Practitioner

Hello,
Thank you for contacting us.

Comorbidity generally means the presence of other chronic medical conditions that are present in a patient. Since you have a history of a heart bypass procedure, which indicates a heart problem and problem with blood pressure, you are considered as having comorbidities. In fact, you are under the group of people with increased risk of severe infection if infected by Covid-19. Please get vaccinated as soon as possible if you haven’t.

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