Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or
partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes. Albinism is associated with
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Albinism is an inherited genetic condition that reduces the amount of melanin
pigment formed in the skin, hair and/or eyes. Albinism occurs in all racial and ...
Albinism includes a group of inherited disorders that are characterized by little or
no production of the pigment melanin. The type and amount of melanin your ...
NOAH is a volunteer organization which provides people with albinism, their
families and those that work with them the opportunity to get information, ask ...
Skin anatomy. Albinism is caused by a mutation in one of several genes. Each of
these genes provides instructions for making one of several proteins involved ...
Signs of albinism are usually, but not always, apparent in a person's skin, hair
and eye color. However, all people with the disorder experience vision problems.
Oculocutaneous albinism is a group of conditions that affect coloring (
pigmentation) of the skin, hair, and eyes. Affected individuals typically have very
fair skin ...
Albinism is a range of disorders varying in severity. They are all caused by a
reduction or absence of the pigment melanin, often causing white skin, light hair,
Nov 23, 2015 ... Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, or eyes to
have little or no color. Albinism is also associated with vision ...