loss of the natural melanin pigment
~ exists at or before birth
~ occurs in albinos
~ can be patchy
Albino-person born with no coloring matter, resulting in white hair
~ develops with age
~ result of genetics.
~ may develop
* prolonged illness
Proper treatment is required by determining underlying etiology and treating accordingly.
Below 25 years age group, Calcium Pantothenate, PABA orally helps along with remelanising topical agents like Melitane etc.