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Race

Race: Race as a risk factor for disease.
Introduction: There are numerous conditions for which the prevalence varies with race. This section lists those diseases that mention racial aspects as a risk factor.

Condition count: 34; see list of conditions below.
Risk factor subtypes: African Americans (14), Asian (2), American Indians (9), Hispanic (4), Caucasians (5), Latinos (6), Mexican-American (4), Europeans (2)

Risk factors: Risk Factor Center, risk factor list

Race: Diseases list

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

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  • Diabetes ... Hispanic Americans, race, African Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans

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  • Lactose Intolerance ... race, African Americans, Mexican-American, Native Americans, Asian-Americans
  • Leukemia ... race
  • Lupus ... Hispanic Americans, race, African Americans, Native Americans

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  • Melanoma ... race, fair skin, hair color

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  • dairy farmers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • dairy workers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • dance ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • dancing ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • day care centers ... type of Infants
  • day care workers ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • day-care ... type of Infants
  • decompression disease ... type of Diseases
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