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