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Causes of Achondrogenesis

Causes of Achondrogenesis

Achondrogenesis is caused by mutations in the SLC26A2 and COL2A1 genes, as well as genes that have not yet been identified. These genes are required for the normal conversion of cartilage to bone.

Achondrogenesis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Achondrogenesis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Achondrogenesis:

Achondrogenesis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Achondrogenesis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Achondrogenesis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Achondrogenesis may be found in:


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