Associated Conditions of Thyroid disorders


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 Thyroid disorders, and underlying causes may be causes of Thyroid disorders, the following list shows associated conditions that simply appear with higher frequency in people who have Thyroid disorders. In some cases, there may be overlap between this list and risk factors for Thyroid disorders. People with Thyroid disorders 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 Thyroid disorders is not always clear. For general information, see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.

Thyroid disorders as a risk factor: Another type of associated condition is one for which Thyroid disorders is itself a risk factor. The conditions for which Thyroid disorders 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