albinism albinism

Definition(s):

  • (n) the congenital absence of pigmentation in the eyes and skin and hair

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. For more information about albinism, I urge you to visit the National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation website at www.
  2. For more information about albinism, I urge you to visit the National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation website at www.
  3. The account given by the observant Wafer of these persons describes all the characteristics of albinism.

News

  1. Liberian Albinos Get Free Preventative Skin Cancer Treatment

    More than 300 albinos in Liberia have received free treatment for skin cancer prevention as part of a new government initiative. The U.S.-based National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation says that albinos living in tropical regions, such as West Africa, are at increased risk of developing skin cancer. Albinos in West Africa have long faced severe discrimination and rejection in ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Voice of America

  2. Indoor Picnic and Playtime for children with Albinism

    Medical City Childrens Hospital in Dallas and the North Texas chapter of N.O.A.H held an indoor picnic and playtime meeting today for children with albinism. …
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Nightcap TV

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Quotes

  • "Before, I considered myself a person in full," Keita says. "I didn't want to treat albinism like a handicap. But in the last few years there have been too many massacres. Human sacrifices. I couldn't ignore it this time."
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Salif Keita Source: Boston Globe

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