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Causes of Pollitt syndrome

List of causes of Pollitt syndrome

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Pollitt syndrome) that could possibly cause Pollitt syndrome includes:

  • Inherited genetic anomaly
  • Aggressive brushing
  • Excessive blow-drying of hair
  • Perming of hair
  • Harsh hair treatment
  • The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner

Causes of Pollitt syndrome (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Pollitt syndrome that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Pollitt syndrome Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender Ratio of Pollitt syndrome: Acquired forms of the condition is more common in females....more »

Pollitt syndrome: Related Medical Conditions

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

Pollitt syndrome: Causes and Types

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

Pollitt syndrome as a symptom:

Conditions listing Pollitt syndrome as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Pollitt syndrome. Our database lists the following as having Pollitt syndrome as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Pollitt syndrome:

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


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