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