Associated Conditions of Burns


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

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

Last revision: Oct 27, 2003

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