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