albinism, oculocutaneousmedical dictionary

Heterogeneous group of autosomal recessive disorders comprising at least four recognised types, all having in common varying degrees of hypopigmentation of the skin, hair, and eyes. The two most common are the tyrosinase-positive and tyrosinase-negative types.

(12 Dec 1998)

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