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What are the characteristics of an individual with albinism?
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
In brief: Congenital condition
This is a congenital condition characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, eyes and hair. Some people have a complete lack of pigmentation, while other only have their eyes affected.

In brief: Congenital condition
This is a congenital condition characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, eyes and hair. Some people have a complete lack of pigmentation, while other only have their eyes affected.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
In brief: White skin
People with albinism have very white skin.
Often the hair is also white, and the eyes may appear pink.

In brief: White skin
People with albinism have very white skin.
Often the hair is also white, and the eyes may appear pink.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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