Associated Conditions for HTLV-1
Excerpts on associated medical conditions for HTLV-1:
Human T-lymphotropic virus type I
(HTLV-1) and Epstein-Barr virus are two infectious agents
that increase the chance of developing non-Hodgkin's
lymphoma. (Source: excerpt from What You Need To Know About Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: NCI
List of associated medical conditions for HTLV-1:
The list of conditions mentioned by various sources
as associated with HTLV-1 includes:
About associated conditions for HTLV-1:
Associated conditions are those which appear
statistically related, but do not have
a clear cause or effect relationship.
Whereas the complications
are caused by HTLV-1,
and underlying causes
may be causes of HTLV-1,
the following list shows associated conditions
that simply appear with higher frequency in people
who have HTLV-1.
In some cases, there may be overlap
between this list and risk factors
People with HTLV-1 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 HTLV-1
is not always clear.
For general information,
see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.