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Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3

Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3: Introduction

Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3: A rare inherited disorder characterized by slightly reduced pigmentation in the skin, eyes and hair (due to a genetic mutation of the TYRP1 gene). Type 3 is characterized by some pigmentation of the iris despite the complete absence of tyrosinase which is needed for the production of melanin which gives the skin, hair and eyes their color. Type 3 also has the milder eye problems than the other types. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3 is available below.

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Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3 is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3, or a subtype of Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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  1. Oculocutaneous albinism, type 3: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
  8. Complications
 

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