Oculocutaneous Albinism associated with Axenfeld’s Anomaly : Three case reports

B R Keshav, Mahmood J Mohammed, Nasir Mahmood

Abstract


Oculocutaneous albinism and anterior mesodermal dysgenesis are well-known heritable conditions, but their occurrence in association has only been rarely reported. We present cases of three siblings of a family with identical presentation suggesting that this association may be more than just a coincidence. This association is worth noting, as this could be one of the causes of ocular morbidity and poor vision in oculocutaneous albinism.



Keywords


Albinism; Oculocutaneous; Axenfeld anomaly; Hereditary; Consanguinity; Association.

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