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  1. Oculocutaneous albinism; Ocular albinism; Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome ... Albinism occurs when one of several genetic defects makes the body unable to produce or distribute melanin, ...
  2. Genetics Home Reference: Ocular albinism From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Ocular albinism On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... Glossary definitions Reviewed July 2007 What is ocular albinism? Ocular albinism is a genetic condition that primarily ...
  3. Genetics Home Reference: Oculocutaneous albinism From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Recent literature OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Oculocutaneous albinism On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... Glossary definitions Reviewed March 2007 What is oculocutaneous albinism? Oculocutaneous albinism is a group of conditions that ...
  4. Albinism (Nemours Foundation)  
    Understanding Albinism Humans, animals, and even plants can have albinism, a condition that gives people a kind of pale ... bowel, and immune system problems. Continue Eyesight and Albinism People with albinism often have trouble with their ...
  5. Albinism (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... pale appearance. But what exactly causes albinism? Understanding Albinism To understand albinism, you need to first know ... be white. What's Life Like for Someone With Albinism? Kids with albinism are just like other kids — ...
  6. Albinism (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
  7. Genetics Home Reference: Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... a disorder characterized by a condition called oculocutaneous albinism, which causes abnormally light coloring (pigmentation) of the ... cancers caused by long-term sun exposure. Oculocutaneous albinism reduces pigmentation of the colored part of the ...
  8. Skin Pigmentation Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... a condition that causes patches of light skin. Albinism is a genetic condition affecting a person's skin. A person with albinism may have no color, lighter than normal skin ...
  9. Genetics Home Reference: Chediak-Higashi syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... is also characterized by a condition called oculocutaneous albinism, which causes abnormally light coloring (pigmentation) of the ... colored hair, often with a metallic sheen. Oculocutaneous albinism also causes vision problems such as reduced sharpness; ...
  10. What You Need to Know about Low Vision (American Foundation for the Blind)  
    ... of the most common causes of visual impairment. Albinism - results from a lack of pigment. Some forms of albinism affect only the eyes (ocular) while other forms ...
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