Twenty-four patients were studied for Klein-Waardenburg syndrome, a congenital disorder of deafness, eye changes, and localized hypomelanosis. Two deaf patients with oculocutaneous albinism were studied and patients previously reported with "albinoidism" and Klein-Waardenburg syndrome were reexamined. Piebaldness with deafness alone may also be an associated disorder.
Reed WB, Stone VM, Boder E, Ziprkowski L. Pigmentary Disorders in Association With Congenital Deafness. Arch Dermatol. 1967;95(2):176-186. doi:10.1001/archderm.1967.01600320032005