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    Albinism (Ocular Findings)

    Ocular involvement is characterized by iris hypopigmentation or translucency, reduced retinal pigmentation, reduced visual acuity, strabismus, and nystagmus. Ocular albinism does not usually affect the skin.

    Image courtesy of Prof. Dr. K.W. Ruprecht and Dr. Med. B. Kaesmann-Kellner via the Online Journal of Ophthalmology (www.onjoph.com).

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