oculocutaneous

oculocutaneous

 [ok″u-lo-ku-ta´ne-us]
pertaining to or affecting both the eyes and the skin.

oc·u·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous

(ok'yū-lō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs),
Relating to the eyes and skin.

oc·u·lo·cu·ta·ne·ous

(ok'yū-lō-kyū-tā'nē-ŭs)
Relating to the eyes and the skin.
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The most common type of albinism is called oculocutaneous albinism, meaning the hair, skin and eyes are all without pigment.
The scientific term for albinism is Oculocutaneous albinism because it involves the skin, hair and the eyes.'
The most common functional complaint is photophobia, due to conditions such as oculocutaneous albinism (OCA), achromatopsia, or traumatic aniridia.
Ataxia telangiectasia is an autosomal recessive immunodeficiency syndrome with cerebellar ataxia, oculocutaneous telangiectasia, and sensitivity to radiation (1).
oculocutaneous albinism type 2, which is fairly common among black Africans, but almost never affects whites, [21] or melanoma, which is prevalent among SA white women but almost never affects black African, coloured or Indian women.
[5] This excludes 'nonsyndromic congenital disability (intellectual, physical, visual and auditory disability and epilepsy), common single gene disorders such as the haemoglobin disorders, glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, cystic fibrosis, oculocutaneous albinism, spinal muscular atrophy and inborn errors of metabolism' [4] and teratogens.
Among their topics are disabilities and human insecurities: women and oculocutaneous albinism in post-colonial Zimbabwe, a religious survey of technological oddity: humanoid as a case study, United Nations agencies and managing the humanitarian crises of internally displaced people in Nigeria's Abuja Camps: reflections of the security of Igbo migrants in the north 2010-16, electoral politics and (in)securities in Africa: thinking the past and present for the future of Africa, and the role of corporate social responsibility in curbing insecurity in Nigeria's Niger Delta region.
These mutations affect melanosome formation and cellular trafficking in other organs and also lead to oculocutaneous albinism, neutropenia, pulmonary fibrosis, and granulomatous colitis.
A large-scale genetic analysis of genetic modifiers of the iris transillumination defect in the DBA/2J mouse model identified the oculocutaneous albinism type 2 (Oca2) gene, an important regulator of melanin synthesis through melanosomal pH control [93, 94].
White Jr., "Oculocutaneous manifestations of the erythema multiforme/Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis spectrum," Dermatologic Clinics, vol.
Oculocutaneous albinism in sub-Saharan Africa: Adverse sun-associated health effects and photoprotection.

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