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Causes of Wolman syndrome

Causes of Wolman syndrome

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

Race Patterns for Wolman syndrome Causes:

Racial predominance for Wolman syndrome: Israel, Jews from Iraq, Jews from Iran...more »

Wolman syndrome: Related Medical Conditions

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

Wolman syndrome: Causes and Types

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

Wolman syndrome as a symptom:

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

Related information on causes of Wolman syndrome:

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


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