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