albinism

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the congenital absence of pigmentation in the eyes and skin and hair

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A comprehensive genetic study of autosomal recessive ocular albinism in Caucasian patients.
DUH may be associated with abnormalities of hair, teeth, nails, and various other systems,8 high tone deafness,6 small stature,6 and ocular albinism.
e ocular albinism (OA); when hypopigmentation influence the retinal pigment epithelium leaving skin and hair unaffected and oculocutaneous albinism (OCA); when hypopigmentation occur in hair skin and eye.
Ocular albinism results in light blue eyes, but in white fair skinned populations genetic testing may be required to diagnose.