diseases / medical conditions Risks Unique to Being Hispanic

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List of the risks unique to being Hispanic, including illnesses, disorders, ailments, maladies, and diseases associated with being Hispanic. What are the dangers unique to being Hispanic? This list includes genetic disorders and chronic conditions linked to being Hispanic by the medical and science communities through research. Examples include Diabetes mellitus and Diabetic retinopathy. The illnesses and medical conditions are listed in alphabetical order, and you can sort them by column. While many of the diseases related to being Hispanic have only been suggested through correlation, a few diseases are caused by being Hispanic and do not exist without this risk factor. Among other potential problems, being Hispanic can lead to harmful conditions. (12 Items)

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Barrett's esophagus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Barrett's esophagus Black tarry stool, Dysphagia Hematemesis

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Diabetes mellitus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Diabetes mellitus Polyphagia, Acanthosis nigricans Hyperglycemia

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Type 2 diabetes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Type 2 diabetes Polyphagia, Acanthosis nigricans Fatigue

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Diabetic retinopathy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Diabetic retinopathy Vision loss, Nyctalopia Floater

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Gestational diabetes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Gestational diabetes Candidiasis, Nausea Fatigue

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Glaucoma is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Glaucoma Nausea, Halos around lights Tunnel vision

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Lactose intolerance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Lactose intolerance Bloating, Nausea Eructation

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Metabolic syndrome is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Metabolic syndrome Decreased HDL cholesterol, Hypertension Fasting hyperglycemia

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Obstructive sleep apnea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Obstructive sleep apnea Snoring, Hypersomnia Nocturia

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Prediabetes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Prediabetes Polyphagia, Peripheral neuropathy Fatigue

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Sickle cell disease is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Sickle cell disease Dyspnea, Jaundice Pain

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Spina bifida is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Risks Unique to Being Hispanic
Spina bifida Birthmark, Folate deficiency Dysphagia