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