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Definition of Illness, chronic

Illness, chronic: An illness that has persisted for a long period of time. Chronic illness is a continuing disease process.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=3903
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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