Oculocutaneous Albinism is the collective term for a group of rare genetic disorders which retards the production of melanin in the hair, eyes and skin. This leads to further complications like skin cancer, early graying of hair, vision disorders like nystagmus, development of power and reduction of retinal pigment. There are many subdivisions to Oculocutaneous Albinism, and all of them are caused by genetic mutation.
HOW IS OCULOCUTANEOUS ALBINISM DIAGNOSED?
Therapies include medication, proper care to reduce the risk of development of further complications.