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Causes of Wolman disease

Causes of Wolman disease

Wolman disease is a congenital disease caused by a mutation in the lysosomal acid lipase gene, LIPA, which is required to metabolize fat.

Wolman disease: Related Medical Conditions

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

Wolman disease: Causes and Types

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

What causes Wolman disease?

Causes: Wolman disease: The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner.

Related information on causes of Wolman disease:

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


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