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Previous history

Previous history: Prior history of a disease as a risk (usually for recurrence).
Introduction: This section shows various cases where a "previous history" of some condition is a risk factor in getting a new condition. This page also shows a lot of recurrence information, since many times a "previous history of disease" indicates a raised risk of recurrences. However, there are other cases where one disease raises the risk of another; see also diabetes, hypertension, obesity, and diseases.

Condition count: 20; see list of conditions below.

Risk factors: Risk Factor Center, risk factor list

Previous history: Diseases list

The following list of medical conditions have 'Previous history' or similar listed as a risk factor in our database:





  • Diabetes ... previous history of gestational diabetes


  • Esophagus Cancer ... previous history of neck cancer, previous history of esophagus cancer, previous history of head cancer





  • Melanoma ... previous history of melanoma






More Risk Factor Topics

  • Eastern Africa ... type of Africa
  • Eastern European Jewish ancestry ... type of Europeans
  • eating fish ... type of Seafood
  • eating places ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • eating pork ... type of Pigs
  • eating raw oysters ... type of Shellfish
  • eggs ... type of Food
  • elderly ... see Aging
  • elementary school ... type of Schools
  • elk ... type of Animals
  • embalmers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • Emotional

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