Associated Conditions of Gaucher Disease


About associated conditions: Associated conditions are those which appear statistically related, but do not have a clear cause or effect relationship. Whereas the complications are caused by Gaucher Disease, and underlying causes may be causes of Gaucher Disease, the following list shows associated conditions that simply appear with higher frequency in people who have Gaucher Disease. In some cases, there may be overlap between this list and risk factors for Gaucher Disease. People with Gaucher Disease may be more likely to get a condition on the list of associated conditions, or the reverse may be true, or both. Whether they are causes of, caused by, or simply coincidentally related to Gaucher Disease is not always clear. For general information, see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.

Gaucher Disease as a risk factor: Another type of associated condition is one for which Gaucher Disease is itself a risk factor. The conditions for which Gaucher Disease is listed as a risk factor includes:

Medical Tools & Articles:

Next articles:

Medical Articles:
CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise