Associated Conditions of Mumps


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

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

Last revision: June 2, 2003

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