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Albinism - Wikipedia

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Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence ... Most people with oculocutaneous albinism appear white or very pale, as the melanin pigments .... bene...

Albinism Causes - Mayo Clinic

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Apr 19, 2014 ... Oculocutaneous albinism. Oculocutaneous (ok-u-low-ku-TAY-nee-us) albinism is caused by a mutation in one of four genes. People with ...

Albinism: Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis - Medical News Today

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Sep 27, 2016 ... Regardless of skin or hair tone, people with albinism always have some level of ... Albinism is caused by a mutation in one of several genes.

Albinism: Causes, Types & Symptoms - Healthline

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Nov 23, 2015 ... Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, ... People with OCA2 are born with light coloring and skin, and their hair ...

What causes albinism? - Scientific American

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Feb 18, 2009 ... Albinospeople with white hair and skin, and often reddish eyes—are being mutilated and murdered for their body parts in Tanzania, ...

Albinism - Causes - NHS Choices

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It is estimated that about one in 70 people carry the faulty gene that causes OCA. Carriers of the gene are not affected by the condition and have a normal ...

Albinism - KidsHealth

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Albinism is inherited. It's not contagious — you can't "catch" it from someone else. People are born with albinism ...

Albino people | definition of Albino people by Medical dictionary

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Looking for online definition of Albino people in the Medical Dictionary? ... There are five forms of ocular albinism; some types cause more problems-especially ...

Information Bulletin - What is Albinism? - NOAH - Albinism

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Although lighting conditions can allow the blood vessels at the back of the eye to be seen, which can cause the eyes to look reddish or violet, most people with ...