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