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