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International Albinism Awareness Day
Albinism is a congenital disorder that is characterised by little or no colour in hair, eyes, or/and skin. It occurs due to a defect in one of various genes that produce or distribute melanin, a pigment responsible for providing colour to our skin, eyes, and hair. A huge number of people suffering from albinism suffer from some from of eye disease. Here we will tell you about them.