Associated Conditions for Anorexia Nervosa
List of associated medical conditions for Anorexia Nervosa:
The list of conditions mentioned by various sources
as associated with Anorexia Nervosa includes:
Anorexia Nervosa as a risk factor:
Another type of associated condition is one for which Anorexia Nervosa
is itself a risk factor. The conditions for which Anorexia Nervosa is listed as a risk
About associated conditions for Anorexia Nervosa:
Associated conditions are those which appear
statistically related, but do not have
a clear cause or effect relationship.
Whereas the complications
are caused by Anorexia Nervosa,
and underlying causes
may be causes of Anorexia Nervosa,
the following list shows associated conditions
that simply appear with higher frequency in people
who have Anorexia Nervosa.
In some cases, there may be overlap
between this list and risk factors
for Anorexia Nervosa.
People with Anorexia Nervosa 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 Anorexia Nervosa
is not always clear.
For general information,
see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.