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Causes of Whitaker syndrome

Causes of Whitaker syndrome

Whitaker syndrome can be caused by a mutation in the AIRE gene, which normally controls the body's immune system. Other genetic and environmental factors may also affect development of Whitaker syndrome. How the autoimmune disorder leads to the syndrome is unclear.

Whitaker syndrome: Related Medical Conditions

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

Whitaker syndrome: Causes and Types

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

Related information on causes of Whitaker syndrome:

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


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