Skin cancers in albinos in a teaching Hospital in eastern Nigeria - presentation and challenges of care
Study of cancer rates in persons with albinism  at Imo State University Teaching Hosptial between 2007 and 2009. Study revelaed that 67 percent of primary skin cancers recorded there were in persons with albinism. 61 percent of skin cancer patients where also less than 40 years of age.  Late presentation and poor rate of completion of treatment due to poverty, were major challenges to patient care.
Opara, Kingsley, Jiburum, Bernard
Albino; Mariamu Staford; Prosthetics; ABC News; 20/20.
7th Space Interactive - Credit Source: World Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2010, 8: 73. Accessed September 5, 2010.