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