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ALLMedicine™ Albinism Center

Research & Reviews  1,085 results

Case report: diagnosis and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and au...
https://doi.org/10.1080/13554794.2020.1853174
Neurocase Ünsel Bolat G

Nov 26th, 2020 - Oculocutaneous albinism (OCA) is a group of autosomal recessive disorders characterized by impairment in the melanin synthesis. We report two siblings with OCA who presented with symptoms of autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperacti...

Factors Affecting Quality of Life for People Living with Albinism in Botswana.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.012
Dermatologic Clinics; Anshelevich EE, Mosojane KI et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - People with albinism (PWA) in Africa suffer many challenges, including higher risk of skin cancers and deeply embedded stigma. We conducted interviews with PWA to determine factors influencing their quality of life (QOL) in Botswana. Physical conc...

A genome-wide scan study identifies a single nucleotide substitution in MC1R gene assoc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7678172
BMC Genetics; Reiner G, Weber T et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - The coat colour of fallow deer is highly variable and even white animals can regularly be observed in game farming and in the wild. Affected animals do not show complete albinism but rather some residual pigmentation resembling a very pale beige d...

Current and emerging treatments for albinism.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.survophthal.2020.10.007
Survey of Ophthalmology; Liu S, Kuht HJ et. al.

Nov 1st, 2020 - Albinism is a group of rare inherited disorders arising from impairment of melanin biosynthesis. The reduction of melanin synthesis leads to hypopigmentation of the skin and eyes. A wide range of ophthalmic manifestations arise from albinism, incl...

Response to "Identifying and characterizing basal cell carcinomas in persons with albin...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15279
International Journal of Dermatology References; Juhasz M, Mavura D et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Response to "Identifying and characterizing basal cell carcinomas in persons with albinism".|2020|Juhasz M,Mavura D,Kini L,Kanachanapoomi Levin M,Sharp A,|

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Guidelines  1 results

Albinism: epidemiology, genetics, cutaneous characterization, psychosocial factors
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0365059619300583?via%3Dihub
An Bras Dermatology; Marcon CR,et al

Sep 29th, 2019 - Oculocutaneous albinism is an autosomal recessive disease caused by the complete absence or decrease of melanin biosynthesis in melanocytes. Due to the reduction or absence of melanin, albinos are highly susceptible to the harmful effects of ultra...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,103 results

Case report: diagnosis and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and au...
https://doi.org/10.1080/13554794.2020.1853174
Neurocase Ünsel Bolat G

Nov 26th, 2020 - Oculocutaneous albinism (OCA) is a group of autosomal recessive disorders characterized by impairment in the melanin synthesis. We report two siblings with OCA who presented with symptoms of autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit hyperacti...

Factors Affecting Quality of Life for People Living with Albinism in Botswana.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2020.08.012
Dermatologic Clinics; Anshelevich EE, Mosojane KI et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - People with albinism (PWA) in Africa suffer many challenges, including higher risk of skin cancers and deeply embedded stigma. We conducted interviews with PWA to determine factors influencing their quality of life (QOL) in Botswana. Physical conc...

A genome-wide scan study identifies a single nucleotide substitution in MC1R gene assoc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7678172
BMC Genetics; Reiner G, Weber T et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - The coat colour of fallow deer is highly variable and even white animals can regularly be observed in game farming and in the wild. Affected animals do not show complete albinism but rather some residual pigmentation resembling a very pale beige d...

Current and emerging treatments for albinism.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.survophthal.2020.10.007
Survey of Ophthalmology; Liu S, Kuht HJ et. al.

Nov 1st, 2020 - Albinism is a group of rare inherited disorders arising from impairment of melanin biosynthesis. The reduction of melanin synthesis leads to hypopigmentation of the skin and eyes. A wide range of ophthalmic manifestations arise from albinism, incl...

Response to "Identifying and characterizing basal cell carcinomas in persons with albin...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15279
International Journal of Dermatology References; Juhasz M, Mavura D et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Response to "Identifying and characterizing basal cell carcinomas in persons with albinism".|2020|Juhasz M,Mavura D,Kini L,Kanachanapoomi Levin M,Sharp A,|

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News  19 results

Albinism awareness goes global in dermatologists’ nonprofit work
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/214220/pigmentation-disorders/albinism-awareness-goes-global-dermatologists?channel=27980
Kari Oakes

Dec 12th, 2019 - A dermatologist-led nonprofit organization has entered into a partnership with the United Nations to achieve global progress towards greater inclusivity for people with albinism. Courtesy NYDG Foundation Ms.

Albinism: epidemiology, genetics, cutaneous characterization, psychosocial factors
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0365059619300583?via%3Dihub
An Bras Dermatology; Marcon CR,et al

Sep 29th, 2019 - Oculocutaneous albinism is an autosomal recessive disease caused by the complete absence or decrease of melanin biosynthesis in melanocytes. Due to the reduction or absence of melanin, albinos are highly susceptible to the harmful effects of ultra...

'Golden' Girl With Albinism Shines as Kenya's Top Student
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/889786

Dec 10th, 2017 - NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Harrison Tanga knew that something was wrong as he walked into the labor ward in western Kenya to meet his newborn child. "I could see nurses whisper amongst themselves as I passed by," he told the Thomson Re...

Hereditary Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/57562/melanoma/hereditary-nonmelanoma-skin-cancer

Dec 1st, 2012 - Vasiliki Nikolaou, MD, Alexander J. Stratigos, MD, and Hensin Tsao, MD, PhD Cutaneous basal and squamous cell carcinomas are among the most frequent malignancies in the white population, with the annual incidence estimates ranging from 1 million t.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →