xanthism

A pigmentary anomaly of blacks, characterised by red or yellow-red hair colour, copper-red skin, and often by dilution of iris pigment. ... Synonym: rufous albinism. ... Origin: G. Xanthos, yellowish ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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xanthism

Type: Term Pronunciation: zan′thizm Definitions: 1. A pigmentary anomaly of blacks, characterized by red or yellow-red hair color, copper-red skin, and often by dilution of iris pigment; autosomal recessive inheritance caused by mutation in the tyrosinase-related protein 1gene (TYRP1) on chromosome 9. Synonyms: rufous albinism  ...
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