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Cancer: Cancer as a risk factor for other conditions.
Introduction: This section examines what risks having cancer, or a related cancer aspect such as a family history of cancer or treatment for cancer, have on your chances of getting another cancer or some other condition. Treatment with chemotherapy for cancer also usually causes immune deficiencies, which is another risk factor for many conditions; see immunocompromise.

Condition count: 31; see list of conditions below.
Risk factor classes: Diseases (130)

Risk factors: Risk Factor Center, risk factor list

Cancer: Diseases list

The following list of medical conditions have 'Cancer' or similar listed as a risk factor in our database:



  • Bladder Cancer ... Family history of bladder cancer
  • Breast Cancer ... family history of breast cancer, previous history of breast cancer


  • Cancer ... Previous history of cancer, Family history of cancer
  • Colorectal cancer ... family history of colorectal cancer, ovarian cancer, uterus cancer, previous history of colorectal cancer, breast cancer









  • Oral thrush ... cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer ... family history of early onset cancer, previous history of ovarian cancer, family history of breast cancer, family history of ovarian cancer





  • Uterine Cancer ... family history of breast cancer, family history of ovarian cancer, Colorectal cancer


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