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Causes of Wilson's Disease

List of causes of Wilson's Disease

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Wilson's Disease) that could possibly cause Wilson's Disease includes:

  • Wilson disease is an autosomal recessive inherited condition caused by mutations or deletions of the ATP7B protein encoded by chromosome subbands 13q14.3-q 21.1
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Inheritance of Wilson's Disease

Autosomal recessive diseases are usually inherited from both parents who are both usually symptom-free ...more »

Wilson's Disease Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender Ratio of Wilson's Disease: slight male predominance...more »

Wilson's Disease: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Wilson's Disease, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Wilson's Disease:

Wilson's Disease: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Wilson's Disease: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

What causes Wilson's Disease?

Causes: Wilson's Disease: Genetic disease causes copper buildup that causes brain or liver damage resulting in symptoms.

Related information on causes of Wilson's Disease:

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


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